Claret - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈklærət|  American pronunciation of the word claret
Brit.  |ˈklarət|  British pronunciation of the word claret

noun

- a dark purplish-red color
- dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine

verb

- drink claret

Examples

They were clareting until well past midnight

Sir Ralph was becoming maudlin after his third glass of claret.

the red brilliance of the claret shines transparently in our glasses

See that shining glass of claret - how invitingly it looks.

Word forms

noun
singular: claret
plural: clarets
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