Dubonnet

[d(j)u:'bɒneɪ]
noun trademark a type of sweet red vermouth made in France.
Origin
from the name of a family of French wine merchants.

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  • Dubonnet — Dubonnet; dubonnet; …   English syllables

  • Dubonnet — sweet French aperitif, 1913, trademark name, from the name of a family of French wine merchants …   Etymology dictionary

  • Dubonnet — This article is about the alcoholic beverage. For other uses, see Dubonnet (disambiguation). Dubonnet poster Dubonnet is a sweet, wine based aperitif. It is a blend of fortified wine, herbs, and spices (including a small amount of quinine),[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Dubonnet — Dubo Dubon Dubonnet Le Dubonnet est une marque de vermouth français sec, rouge ou blanc. Sommaire 1 Historique 2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dubonnet — Französisches Werbeplakat von Jules Chéret (1895) Der Dubonnet ist ein von Joseph Dubonnet im Jahre 1846 erstmals verkaufter Aperitif, der dem Vermouth sehr ähnlich ist. Die Basis für den Dubonnet bildet Wein, der mit Chinarinde und weiteren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dubonnet — /dooh beuh nay , dyooh / 1. Trademark. a brand of sweet, red or white, aromatized wine, used chiefly as an apéritif. n. 2. (l.c.) a deep purple red color. adj. 3. (l.c.) of the color dubonnet. * * * …   Universalium

  • dubonnet — noun the reddish purple colour of the apéritif …   Wiktionary

  • Dubonnet — n. trademark for sweet aromatized French wine used mainly as an aperitif …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dubonnet — du·bon·net …   English syllables

  • Dubonnet — n. propr. 1 a sweet French aperitif. 2 a glass of this. Etymology: name of a family of French wine merchants …   Useful english dictionary

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