Definition of Sommelier

1. Noun. A waiter who manages wine service in a hotel or restaurant.

Exact synonyms: Wine Steward, Wine Waiter
Generic synonyms: Server, Waiter



Definition of Sommelier

1. Noun. A wine steward. The person at an expensive restaurant who keeps the wine cellar and advises guests on a choice of wines. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sommelier

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sommelier

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sommelier (current term)
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Literary usage of Sommelier

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1. Waiter, There's a Horse in My Wine: A Treasury of Entertainment, Exploration by Jennifer "Chotzi" Rosen (2005)
"Do not ask for whom the sommelier calls; he calls for thee. ... Just for you, I parachuted behind enemy lines and captured a live sommelier. ..."

2. The Romance of Engineering: The Stories of the Highway, the Waterway, the by Henry Frith (1895)
"CHAPTER III. THE ALPS.—THE MONT CENIS, ITS PASS AND TUNNEL. THE STORY OF sommelier AND HIS MATES. ground is more ..."

3. Cobbett's Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine (1809)
"... sent he forth his chefe sommelier, with a very sharp citación, vnto the castell of Cowling, whereas he at that tyme dwelt fur his sol-ice. ..."

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