Definition of champagne in English:

champagne

noun

  • 1[mass noun] A white sparkling wine from Champagne.

    ‘the couple celebrated with a glass of champagne’
    • ‘But don't pop open the champagne bottles just yet.’
    • ‘And they served the pink champagne, and Dali talked all the time.’
    • ‘They drank French champagne out of crystal flutes and toasted to a long and prosperous future.’
    • ‘After our 112-106 win, the champagne flowed in the locker room.’
    • ‘I was particularly taken with Honeymoon, a champagne cocktail with, um, honey in it.’
    • ‘I hear of pink champagne flowing, 700 guests.’
    • ‘He shares his cheese platter with me and orders expensive champagne.’
    • ‘Will the stars have to go without hair dryers and champagne on ice?’
    • ‘We were out in the garden at midnight sipping champagne and watching the fireworks!’
    • ‘Virtually all vintage champagne is a blend, so the variations are endless.’
    • ‘Some teams that are in cap trouble will be breaking open champagne bottles if their players are selected.’
    • ‘The champagne was finally uncorked in August 1981 when a management buy-out saved all the jobs.’
    • ‘But the great outdoors here mean more than quaffing champagne in the spa pool.’
    • ‘Vintage champagne is a wine made from grapes grown in a single year.’
    • ‘Daniel offered me a drink of complimentary champagne, but I shook my head vehemently.’
    • ‘The prize includes a champagne reception, four-course meal with wine and an after-dinner cocktail.’
    • ‘I grabbed a flute of champagne from a passing waiter and downed it.’
    • ‘Ella replied smoothly, taking a glass of what seemed to be champagne from a passing waiter.’
    • ‘After we sat down, the waiter brought us two bottles of cheap champagne.’
    • ‘I slowly poured the champagne into the flute glasses and enjoyed watching the carbonation.’
    champers, bubbly
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    1. 1.1A pale cream or straw colour.
      [as modifier] ‘a champagne silk dress’
      • ‘I think i'm buying a champagne coloured wedding dress but not sure what colour of bridesmaid dress to go for.’
      • ‘As well as the champagne colour, you can also get this in white, with prices from free and up’
      • ‘Her pale, champagne blonde hair was loose to her elbows in a silky sheet of soft tresses.’
      • ‘The paint is now peeling and showing spots of black under the Champagne, so I'm trying to decide on colors also.’

Pronunciation:

champagne

/ʃamˈpeɪn/

Definition of Champagne in English:

Champagne

proper noun

  • A former province of NE France, which now corresponds to the Champagne-Ardenne administrative region. The region is noted for the white sparkling wine first produced there in about 1700.

Pronunciation:

Champagne

/ʃamˈpeɪn/