vinous

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin vīnōsus, from vīnum ‎(wine).

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AdjectiveEdit

vinous ‎(comparative more vinous, superlative most vinous)

  1. Pertaining to or having the characteristics of wine.
    • 2010, Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22, Atlantic 2011, p. 254:
      It was a moment of bathos and anticlimax; a poor sequel to my smoke-ringed, vinous reverie on American grandeur the previous night.
  2. Tending to drink wine excessively.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

vino +‎ -us

NounEdit

vinous

  1. obliqueness

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of vinous (Kotus type 40/kalleus, t-d gradation)
nominative vinous vinoudet
genitive vinouden vinouksien
partitive vinoutta vinouksia
illative vinouteen vinouksiin
singular plural
nominative vinous vinoudet
accusative nom. vinous vinoudet
gen. vinouden
genitive vinouden vinouksien
partitive vinoutta vinouksia
inessive vinoudessa vinouksissa
elative vinoudesta vinouksista
illative vinouteen vinouksiin
adessive vinoudella vinouksilla
ablative vinoudelta vinouksilta
allative vinoudelle vinouksille
essive vinoutena vinouksina
translative vinoudeksi vinouksiksi
instructive vinouksin
abessive vinoudetta vinouksitta
comitative vinouksineen

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