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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dark purplish-red color; Dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine v. - Drink dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine.

Usage examples (27)
  • He will be fetching old claret from the cellar in no time!
  • Behind the vague name claret, some good Northwest wines
  • The drink was the same fiery distillation that was known as claret, sherry, brandy, rum, whisky, or whatever else a role might call for.
  • He had dwelt upon this very book learning his letters and numbers: "claret" and "malmsey" were among the first words he could read. for more
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