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Definition of Bottle


  1. A hollow vessel, usually of glass or earthenware (but formerly of leather), with a narrow neck or mouth, for holding liquids.
  2. The contents of a bottle; as much as a bottle contains; as, to drink a bottle of wine.
  3. Fig.: Intoxicating liquor; as, to drown one's reason in the bottle.
  4. To put into bottles; to inclose in, or as in, a bottle or bottles; to keep or restrain as in a bottle; as, to bottle wine or porter; to bottle up one's wrath.
  5. A bundle, esp. of hay.

Bottle Quotations

Age is just a number. It's totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine.
Joan Collins

I've only been in love with a beer bottle and a mirror.
Sid Vicious

A tavern is a place where madness is sold by the bottle.
Jonathan Swift

The entrepreneurial instinct is in you. You can't learn it, you can't buy it, you can't put it in a bottle. It's just there and it comes out.
Alan Sugar

Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.
Winston Churchill
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Bottle Translations

bottle in Afrikaans is bottel
bottle in Danish is flaske
bottle in Dutch is fles
bottle in Finnish is pullo
bottle in French is flacon, moufle, bouteille
bottle in German is Flasche, Flache
bottle in Italian is bottiglia, boccetta
bottle in Norwegian is flaske
bottle in Portuguese is frasco, garrafa
bottle in Spanish is botella, frasco
bottle in Swedish is flaska, butelj
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