jug wine
noun Date: 1972 table wine sold in large bottles

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  • Jug wine — is a term in the United States for inexpensive table wine (or bulk wine ) typically bottled in a glass jug. Historically, jug wines were labeled semi generically, often sold to third parties to be relabeled, or sold directly from the winery s… …   Wikipedia

  • jug wine — jug′ wine n. vin any inexpensive wine sold in large bottles or jugs …   From formal English to slang

  • jug wine — n. inexpensive wine sold in jugs or large bottles …   English World dictionary

  • jug wine — n. cheap wine that is sold in volume, usually in gallon jugs. □ We’re having a little do tomorrow nothing special. A little jug wine and chips. □ Can you stop by the juice shop and nick some jug wine? …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • jug wine — noun inexpensive wine sold in large bottles or jugs • Hypernyms: ↑wine, ↑vino * * * noun : table wine sold in jugs * * * any inexpensive wine sold in large bottles, esp. a bottle containing 1.5 liters (1.6 qt.) or more. [1970 75] …   Useful english dictionary

  • jug wine — any inexpensive wine sold in large bottles, esp. a bottle containing 1.5 liters (1.6 qt.) or more. [1970 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • jug wine — амер. дешевое вино (продается большими объемами, в больших бутылках) Syn: pop wine, plonk See: dago red …   Англо-русский толковый словарь "Вино"

  • Tuga za Jug (wine) — The T ga za Jug wine is semi dry and ruby red in colour, with a distinctive bouquet of raspberries, strawberries, raisins, cinnamon, subtle oak and a slight hint of sweetness. It is produced in the Republic of Macedonia. It is similar in taste to …   Wikipedia

  • jug — I. n prison. This term from the beginning of the 19th century is usually part of the phrases in jug or in the jug . It proba bly derives from 18th century dialect jougs, meaning stocks or pillory (from the French joug, meaning yoke), rather than… …   Contemporary slang

  • wine — англ. вино; наливка Syn: vin, vino, vinho, bamboo juice See: dry wine, red wine, white wine, sparkling wine, dessert wine, table wine, bottled wine …   Англо-русский толковый словарь "Вино"

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