grapey
variant of grapy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • grapey — adjective having a taste like that of grapes a grapey wine • Syn: ↑grapy • Similar to: ↑tasty • Derivationally related forms: ↑grape (for: ↑grapy) …   Useful english dictionary

  • grapey — adjective a) Resembling grapes, grape like. Full of grapey goodness. b) Of, or pertaining to, grapes …   Wiktionary

  • grapey — grape ► NOUN 1) a green, purple, or black berry growing in clusters on a vine, eaten as fruit and used in making wine. 2) (the grape) informal wine. DERIVATIVES grapey adjective. ORIGIN Old French, bunch of grapes , probably from grap hook (used… …   English terms dictionary

  • grapey — /gray pee/, adj., grapier, grapiest. grapy. * * * …   Universalium

  • grapey — adj. pertaining to grapes, pertaining to a grapevine; resembling grapes, tasting like grapes; containing grapes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grapey — grap•ey [[t]ˈgreɪ pi[/t]] adj. grap•i•er, grap•i•est grapy • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

  • grapy — adjective having a taste like that of grapes a grapey wine • Syn: ↑grapey • Similar to: ↑tasty • Derivationally related forms: ↑grape, ↑grape (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wine tasting descriptors — The use of wine tasting descriptors allows the taster an opportunity to put into words the aromas and flavors that they experience and can be used in assessing the overall quality of wine. Many wine writers, like Karen MacNeil in her book The… …   Wikipedia

  • grapy — or grapey adjective (grapier; est) Date: 1594 of or relating to grapes; especially of wine having the taste or aroma of fresh grapes • grapiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Chardonnay — This article is about the grape variety. For the village in France, see Chardonnay, Saône et Loire. Moreau Blanc redirects here. For another French wine grape that is also known as Moreau Blanc, see Gouais blanc. Gentil Blanc redirects here. For… …   Wikipedia

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