Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who appreciates and enjoys wine.
  • noun A collector of wine.

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  • noun A lover or appreciator of wine, see oenophile.

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  • noun someone who appreciates wine

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Greek oinos, wine + –phile.]

Examples

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  • A person who is knowledgeable about and enjoys wine.

    June 19, 2008

  • Also, a fan of Brian Eno.

    June 19, 2008

  • oenophile

    June 19, 2008

  • Or of the Eno River in North Carolina, my old stomping grounds.

    June 19, 2008

  • Wouldn't it be one of Mr. Eno's lovers?

    June 19, 2008