winey

[wahy-nee]
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adjective, win·i·er, win·i·est.


Nearby words

  1. winesburg, ohio,
  2. wineshop,
  3. wineskin,
  4. winetaster,
  5. winetasting,
  6. winfield,
  7. winfred,
  8. winfrey,
  9. wing,
  10. wing and wing

winy

or wine·y

[wahy-nee]

adjective, win·i·er, win·i·est.

of, like, or characteristic of wine.
affected by wine.

Origin of winy

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at wine, -y1

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British Dictionary definitions for winey

winey

winy

adjective

winier or winiest having the taste or qualities of wine

winy

adjective winier or winiest

a variant spelling of winey
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