Associations to the word «Burgundy»


BURGUNDY, noun. Alternative letter-case form of Burgundy (wine).
BURGUNDY, noun. A deep red colour, like that of Burgundy wine.
BURGUNDY, adjective. Of a deep red color like that of Burgundy wine.
BURGUNDY, proper noun. A region of France.
BURGUNDY, proper noun. A kingdom in the Middle Ages in France.
BURGUNDY, noun. A variety of red wine from this region.
BURGUNDY, noun. A variety of wine resembling that of Burgundy; especially from Australia or California.
BURGUNDY MIXTURE, noun. A mixture of copper sulphate and sodium carbonate, used as a fungicidal spray for trees and small fruits.
BURGUNDY PITCH, noun. A yellowish-brown resinous substance prepared from the exudation of the Norway spruce by melting in hot water and straining through cloth. It was formerly used in medicinal plasters.

Dictionary definition

BURGUNDY, noun. A former province of eastern France that is famous for its wines.
BURGUNDY, noun. Red table wine from the Burgundy region of France (or any similar wine made elsewhere).
BURGUNDY, noun. A dark purplish-red to blackish-red color.

Wise words

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