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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A white sparkling wine either produced in a region of France or resembling that produced there.

Usage examples (36)
  • Praise is like champagne; it should be served while it is still bubbling.
  • You have heard the term champagne socialism, well this is it.
  • I hear it's being served in champagne glasses now.
  • The champagne is amazing - one of my new favorites. for more
Tutoring comment
  • He planned his "campaign" (activities leading to a specific goal) over a glass of "champagne" (white, effervescent wine).
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