- of or like wine or grapes
- wine-colored; red
Origin of vinaceousClassical Latin vinaceus ; from vinum: see vine
Having the color of red wine.
Origin of vinaceousFrom Latin vīnāceus, refuse from wine pressing, from vīnum, wine.
(comparative more vinaceous, superlative most vinaceous)
- containing wine
- of the colour of red wine
From Late Latin vinaceus, from Latin vinum.