from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A place for storing wine.
- n. A stock of wines.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. an underground place for storing wine at a constant temperature
- n. a collection of wine
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a cellar adapted or used for storing wine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cellar, or an inclosed part of a cellar, reserved for the storage of wine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. storage space where wines are stored
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You don’t get a subgun like that from the wine cellar or the local machine gun store.
We were having lunch down there in the wine cellar and Grantland Rice and I were sort of ribbing Gene about that gorilla.
"Is this the scene where they run out of champagne, and Claude Rains goes down to the wine cellar and catches Cary Grant?"
And a goodly supply of money, to restock the castle’s wine cellar and Derithon’s depleted and decayed supplies, wouldn’t hurt, either.