claret

All Noun Verb
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  • Half an hour before serving, add one cup of claret or white wine. Cited from The International Jewish Cook Book, by Florence Kreisler Greenbaum
  • And whether any of those things can be said of claret? Cited from The Querist, By George Berkley
  • He raised his glass of claret and for a minute looked at it in silence. Cited from The Glory Of The Conquered, by Susan Glaspell
  • I am inclined to think that on this occasion he really did find the claret very good. Cited from The Newcomes, by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Claret's life was also in danger, so he accompanied her to France.
  • Its red wine of the same name is regarded as one of the world's greatest clarets.
  • It was here that the club established their current colours of white, claret and gold.
  • He remains the only player to have scored five goals for the Clarets on two occasions.
  • A second time claret was sent for, and a second time the same mistake occurred. Cited from Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character, by Edward Bannerman Ramsay
  • His face was close to her and claret red with an expression she did not dare to face. Cited from Humoresque, by Fannie Hurst
  • Besides, he might do me harm -- I am not quite sure of his claret. Cited from Twenty-One Days in India; and, the Teapot Series, by Aberigh-Mackay
  • Robert took up a glass with a little claret in it. Cited from Salthaven, by W. W. Jacobs
  • Bring me some claret, a full glass running over. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol VII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Do you know, he sat here at this table drinking claret while the stable-boys beat the man. Cited from The Duel and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • This was especially the case with Captain Claret upon the present occasion. Cited from White Jacket, by Herman Melville
  • Nobody is quite sure why claret and blue became the club's adopted colours.
  • Intelligence from this may have been used in planning some aspects of Claret cross-border operations.
  • By the way, has the claret I ordered from the Dublin house arrived yet? Cited from The Evil Guest, by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • I tapped his claret; I broke his head, and made the blood run. Cited from 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue,by Cpt. Grose
  • Famous for its fine claret, numerous members of European society were made welcome there as guests.
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Meaning of claret

  • noun A dark purplish-red color
  • noun Dry red bordeaux or bordeaux-like wine
  • verb Drink claret
    They were clareting until well past midnight