Definition of brut in English:


Syllabification: brut
Pronunciation: /bro͞ot


  • (Of sparkling wine) unsweetened; very dry.
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    • The bartender offered to let me try the second sparkler on the menu - the Domaine de la Fontainerie, brut, '01, Vouvray at $9.
    • Although labelled extra brut (extra dry), it drinks more like a medium-dry.
    • Ayala produces a brut, demi-sec, rosé, vintage, blanc de blancs vintage and the prestige cuvee perle.


late 19th century: French, literally 'raw, rough'.

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