Definitions

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

  • n. An inexpensive red table wine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A cheap claret, used as a table wine in France.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A cheap claret, used as a table wine in France.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Common wine; low-priced wine such as is almost universally drunk mixed with water throughout the larger part of France, and to a less extent in other countries of southern Europe.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. cheap French table wine of unspecified origin

Etymologies

French : vin, wine + ordinaire, ordinary.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
French, literally "common wine". (Wiktionary)

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