Definition of raisiny in US English:



  • See raisin

    • ‘Some had pruney or raisiny characteristics - not a good sign.’
    • ‘It also has a strong, raisiny aftertaste and finish.’
    • ‘The wine is warm with lots of minerality and raisiny fruit.’
    • ‘Mixed fruit and citrus aromas with a candied edge provide even sweeter raisiny flavours that take on a honeyed concentration at the finish.’
    • ‘Give me a late harvest Zinfandel wine or a raisiny port and I'm fine.’