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Definition of "grapery" [grap•er•y]

  • A place used for grape cultivation (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "grapery" in a sentence
  • "Hopkins, the head gardener of Allington, who had men under him, was as widely awake to the lawn and the conservatory of the humbler establishment as he was to the grapery, peach-walls, and terraces of the grander one."
  • "The lawn and gardens were very beautiful, and they had an elegant greenhouse and a grapery, indeed, everything that heart could wish."
  • "As the vines have yielded their fruit by midsummer and ripened their wood early so as to be ready for starting into growth again in December or January, the grapery is kept cool and ventilated in the fall and early winter, but this need not interfere with the mushroom crop."