Vintage

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Definition

vintage: classic, old, antique; of high quality and lasting value (especially wine)
adjective
a vintage wine wine, usually of high quality, from a good year or vineyard

(1990 was a good) vintage: (1990 was a) year in which (good) wine was produced
noun

Examples

  • "Do you judge a man on the vintage of wine he serves after vigorously chasing a fox across the English countryside?"
  • "The boxed set will feature three vintage Delavigne perfumes: "Moulin Magic", "Paris by night" and the new gold-label edition of "Bordello Breeze"."
  • "Edward : Actually, a pair of vintage Elkie Johns sunglasses."
  • "Wine woman : The next wine we'll be sampling is from our excellent vintage of 1991."

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