Definition of vinery in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈvīn(ə)rē/

noun (plural vineries)

1A greenhouse for grapevines.
Example sentences
  • Staff at Helmsley Walled Garden have announced that their £505,000 bid to restore a range of Victorian vineries, fruit and orchard houses, and derelict outbuildings has been accepted.
  • The garden, a charity run by volunteers, must find up to £90,000 more by next summer to complete the restoration of the Victorian vineries, fruit and orchard houses.
  • Proposals include restoring the conservatory, a vinery, a bandstand, a lake and ornate gates at the Eccles Old Road entrance.
1.1A vineyard.
Example sentences
  • I don't know when I've ever had anything this good from a home brewer - or any other vinery for that matter!
  • The next day, was the sight-seeing part of the official tour where our hosts took us to the Melbourne Cricket Ground and to an exotic-looking vinery in Yarra Valley.
  • The vintners of hundred-year old vineries are being edged out of the market.

Words that rhyme with vinery

binary, finery, pinery, quinary, winery
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