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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The settlings of wine during fermentation or aging.

Usage examples (34)
  • The good wine was poured from the barrel, leaving the lees behind.
  • Noun : The lee of the rock gave us some protection against the storm. ,We erected our huts under the lee of the mountain
  • He wrote that the animals were being fed waste by-products from a winery, known as lees, as
  • The effect of wealthy undisturbed ease ( "lees") on the ungodly is hardening: they become stupidly secure (compare Ps 55: 19; Am 6: 1). for more
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