furmint

furmint

[foor-mint]
noun
1.
a variety of grape from which Tokay is made.
2.
the vine bearing this grape, grown in northeastern Hungary.

Origin:
< Hungarian < Middle French fromenté, fourmenté a type of grape; see frumenty

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To furmint
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: furmenty
Next Definition: furmity
Words Near: furmint
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for furmint
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing furmint
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Related Words
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature