Bottle

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Definition

a (glass) bottle: a (glass) container for liquids (for example wine, water)
noun
Horatio likes to drink milk from the bottle. He never uses a glass.

to bottle: to put into a bottle or a container
verb
The perfumes are still waiting to be bottled. They will be put into bottles later today.
bottled water water bought in a bottle, mineral water

Examples

  • "Bottle of whisky: check."
  • "Messages in bottles are not the most reliable form of correspondence, but as my camp is patrolled by French guards, there is no shortage of empty wine bottles."
  • "50cl bottle"
  • "I have a bottle of wine and a corkscrew"
  • "Bottle of 24-year-old Scotch?"
  • "I'll be hosting the event in the Delavigne cafeteria with nothing but earplugs and a bottle of strong Scotch to kill the pain."
  • "A bottle of milk, is it?"
  • "Although the media has been banned from the meetings, sources have reported yelling, dogs barking, and numerous bottles breaking during the negotiations."

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