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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A red French table wine sometimes issued to French soldiers.

Usage examples (6)
  • The men of the French Army have named their red wine "pinard," just as they call water "la flotte," always, however, being careful to add that "la flotte" is excellent...
  • Perhaps I'll just get her a pinard pendant, a photo of Tadpole, some wine vouchers, and a copy of the new book.
  • "It's worth starving to death on singe and pinard for four months."
  • The idea of water had never crossed Fanny's mind, but having decided on beer she changed it politely to red wine, which she guessed to be no other than the everlasting... for more
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