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wineskin Syllabification: wine·skin
Pronunciation: /ˈwīnskin/

Definition of wineskin in English:


An animal skin sewn up and used to hold wine.
Example sentences
  • Stephen Cimbala may appear to be putting new wine in old wineskins, but the old skins still work fine.
  • Wine that is to be sent to the palace should be put into proper wooden barrels instead of leather wineskins.
  • By speaking of the new wine and new wineskins, Jesus was pointing to the newness of the divine life that he had come to give his people.
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