from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southwest France on the Garonne River. It was under English rule from 1154 to 1453 and was the seat of the French government in 1914 and again in 1940. Bordeaux is the trading center of a notable wine-producing region. Population: 231,000.
- n. A red or white wine produced in the region around Bordeaux, France.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A city in southwest France
- proper n. A wine coming from that area.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to Bordeaux in the south of France.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A general term for the wines, both red and white, produced in the region about Bordeaux, France, including several departments, among which Gironde is preëminent; specifically, any of the red wines of this region, commonly known in English as clarets.
- n. A general name of azo-dyes from the azo derivatives of naphthyl amine. They are of a vinous red color.
- n. Same as Bordeaux B.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a port city in southwestern France; a major center of the wine trade
- n. any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them
From French Bordeaux. (Wiktionary)