There are 2 main definitions of Orvieto in English:

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Orvieto 1

Pronunciation: /ôrˈvyedō/
A town in Umbria, in central Italy in the middle of a wine-producing area; population 21,059 (2008).

Words that rhyme with Orvieto

allegretto, amaretto, amoretto, Canaletto, cornetto, falsetto, ghetto, larghetto, libretto, Loreto, ristretto, Soweto, stiletto, Tintoretto, vaporetto, zucchetto

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Syllabification: Or·vie·to

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There are 2 main definitions of Orvieto in English:

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Orvieto 2

Pronunciation: /ôrˈvyedō/

noun

A white wine made near Orvieto.
Example sentences
  • Pop one open, preferably to the Italian white wine page, and fantasize about the luscious character of a 1984 Orvieto.
  • Chablis, Sancerre, Pinot Grigio and Orvieto are all light-bodied whites that make fine complements to oysters.
  • The Orvieto, on the other hand, was delicious: honeyed, with superb acidity and a hint almonds and lemons, it was tempting to stick with it all night.

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Syllabification: Or·vi·e·to

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