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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To pour liquid, especially wine, from one container to another.

Usage examples (36)
  • The host remembered to decant the wine before serving it to his guests.
  • I decant to enrich the wine, not to lose the bubbles.
  • Or decant to a smaller bowl so it's a little fullerer.
  • My answer to her was to decant it herself before going. for more
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