refined

Lemma

refined

Etichetta di dominio

EN

Etichetta grammaticale

adj.

Definizione

Wine that’s high in quality, as well as being in perfect character and balance for its origin and style. 1

Nota

Refined wine is pure, elegant and without blemish. A regal wine which does not have rough edges or imperfections. 2

Contesto

The pot-bellied bulb allows more flavour and aroma to develop for this characteristically delicate and refined wine. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

[rɪˈfaɪnd] 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi
ND
Abbreviazioni
ND
Etimologia

1582, of metals, 1588 of manners, from re-, intensive prefix + obs. fine (v.) "make fine," from fine (adj.) "delicate" (q.v.). 5

Etichetta di paese
ND
Ente

Università di Genova - Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere - Corso di Laurea in Teorie e Tecniche della Mediazione Interlinguistica.

Data della scheda
Sun Feb 20 22:48:28 2011
Autore

Ilaria Castagnola, rev. Chiara Barbagianni

Fonti

1 : http://www.bacchusnj.com/pages/winemaking.html, (15/11/2011)

2 : http://www.wine-tastings-guide.com/wine-descriptions.html, (15/11/2011)

3 : Miller, J. (ed.), Better Homes and Gardens New Cook Book, Des Moines, Meredith Books,2006, p. 121.

4 : http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/british/refined_1?q=refined, (15/11/2011)

5 : http://dictionary.reference.com/etymology/refined+up+on, (15/11/2011)

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