Definition of Chablis

1. Noun. A town in north central France noted for white Burgundy wines.

Generic synonyms: Town
Group relationships: France, French Republic

2. Noun. Dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it.
Exact synonyms: White Burgundy
Generic synonyms: White Wine, Burgundy, Burgundy Wine

Definition of Chablis

1. n. A white wine made near Chablis, a town in France.

Definition of Chablis

1. Proper noun. A town in northern Burgundy ¹

2. Proper noun. The winegrowing region around the town ¹

3. Noun. A variety of dry white wine from this region ¹

4. Noun. (alternative capitalization of Chablis) ¹

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Definition of Chablis

1. a dry white wine [n CHABLIS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chablis

Ch'ing dynasty
Ch B
Ch D
Chabad Hasidism
Chablis (current term)
Chaco nothura
Chaco nothuras
Chad Basin
Chaddock reflex
Chaddock sign
Chadian franc
Chadic language

Literary usage of Chablis

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1. The Tower of the Mirrors, and Other Essays on the Spirit of Places: And by Vernon Lee (1914)
"That was what the name Chablis used to mean. Henceforward it will stand for one of the sweetest little ... Among other sights at Chablis, besides a very ..."

2. Kettner's Book of the Table: A Manual of Cookery, Practical, Theoretical by Eneas Sweetland Dallas (1877)
"Then put them into a stewpan with their own liquor, a little batter, some chopped parsley, some pepper, and a glass of Chablis. Take out the oysters and put ..."

3. Report on the Cheap Wines from France, Italy, Austria, Greece and Hungary by Robert Druitt (1865)
"... and Hungarian Hock and Chablis—Attempt at classification: grape flavour to be distinguished from wine flavour — Red wines: Ofner, Szekszard, Menes, ..."

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