Meaning of “sherry” in the English Dictionary

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"sherry" in British English

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sherrynoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈʃer.i/ us /ˈʃer.i/

a type of strong wine from southern Spain that is a pale yellow or brown colour, sometimes drunk before a meal:

sweet/dry sherry
Would you like a glass of sherry/some sherry?
Would you like a sherry (= a glass of sherry)?

(Definition of “sherry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sherry" in American English

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sherrynoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈʃer·i/

a type of strong wine, usually brown in color, originally from Spain

(Definition of “sherry” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)