Sinonimi: red Bordeaux
ETYM Old Eng. claret, clare, clarry, Old Fren. claret, claré, from cler, French clair, clear, from Latin clarus clear. Related to Clear.
1. A dark purplish red.
2. Dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine; SYN. red Bordeaux.
English term since the 17th century for the dry red wines of Bordeaux, France.