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Definition of "pinot" [pinot]

  • Any of several related white or red grapes chiefly grown on the West Coast and in France. (noun)
  • A white or red wine made from these grapes. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "pinot" in a sentence
  • "When I got that little teaser post about a blind pinot noir tasting earlier in the day including not only FL pinot but pinot from the west coast and France I got excited."
  • "It's mind bending to see a $35 pinot from a winery that, from what I've seen, has $40 cab francs."
  • "Though it was not for your taste it is a very good example of a cool climate Pinot with all the personality one would find in a quality bourgogne rouge level of pinot from a better vintage."