noun (plural tintos)[mass noun]
Spanish or Portuguese red wine.
- Spain divides her red wines into those which really are tinto and lighter ones called clarete.
- Two local hikers toast the panorama - tawny mountains, myriad vales and dells - with vino tinto.
- I discovered a taste for wine, tinto, blanco or rosado, that has never left me.
Spanish, literally 'tinted, dark-coloured'.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: tinto
Definition of tinto in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.