Definition of 'sparkling'
Example sentences containing 'sparkling'
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Instead of champagne they will drink sparkling wine from a local vineyard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The condensation on your glass sparkling in the sunshine. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And limousine hire firms are luring youngsters by offering sparkling fruit drinks instead of champagne. The Sun (2009)Lay the table properly with shiny cutlery and sparkling glasses. The Sun (2015)Sparkling wines can also be made in a variety of ways. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)But this charming film turned out to be as sparkling as a glass of fine champagne. The Sun (2008)Sparkling wines also carry a higher tax. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)Sparkling wine has made it for the first time this year. The Sun (2011)Champagne is being replaced by sparkling wine or fruit juice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Then you can hire a boat to burn off your cream tea or glass of local sparkling wine with a quick paddle. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's dark and the lights are sparkling. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Slowly pour in the sparkling elderflower drink, as it will fizz up. The Sun (2015)Sparkling wine remains the most successful English wine style by far. Times, Sunday Times (2014)English wine producers were delighted that the Chancellor had recognised their sparkling wines. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I see an array of sparkling glass and tableware. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Lights are sparkling in the background of the painting, displaying a huge sense of humour and seduction in the application of the paint. Times, Sunday Times (2007)FANCY a cool, crisp lager or sparkling glass of wine? The Sun (2014)For the flying 25-year-old was the toast of Wembley last night after another sparkling display. The Sun (2011)Three vineyards in the zone produce Greece's only sparkling white wine. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Carbon dioxide - used in cheaper, sparkling wine. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)One solution is to switch to naturally sparkling drinks such as elderflower which have about 40 calories per 100ml. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'sparkling'
British English: sparkling ADJECTIVE
Sparkling drinks are slightly fizzy.
...a glass of sparkling pear juice.
Definition of sparkling from the Collins English Dictionary
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