bodega

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bodega a small Hispanic shop selling wine and groceries
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bodega A wine-cellar, or a shop where wine is sold from the wood; a wine-vault.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Bodega bo-dē′ga a wine-shop.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Sp.

Usage

In literature:

Water he did not need, having taken in a supply at Bodega.
"Selected Stories" by Bret Harte
Here, in 1776, Captain Quiros came up Petaluma Creek from San Pablo Bay in quest of an outlet to Bodega Bay on the coast.
"The Human Drift" by Jack London
I saw John Henry Menton casually in the Bodega just now and it will cost me a fall if I don't...
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
Not," said Mr. Faucitt, "that I specify the Bodega to the exclusion of other and equally worthy hostelries.
"The Adventures of Sally" by P. G. Wodehouse
I have a special staff flushing the Bodegas.
"A Man of Means" by P. G. Wodehouse and C. H. Bovill
When Heceta and Bodega in 1775 were searching the coast for harbors, they anchored under the lee of the next northerly headland.
"A Backward Glance at Eighty" by Charles A. Murdock
However, all would now be right, because once in the desert we should draw extra pay and find no Bodegas.
"The Fifth Leicestershire" by J.D. Hills
In the evening we reached a little mountain brook, which, after winding through a ravine, falls into the sea at Port Romanzow, or Bodega.
"A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2" by Otto von Kotzebue
Immediately after leaving Bodega Central, Don Jorge approached Jose and beckoned him to an unoccupied corner of the boat.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
And, because of what I have given you, I have put that out of my life; I have been living like the mistress of a bodega.
"The Bright Shawl" by Joseph Hergesheimer
Contemplating the stars with you, Juan, means taking an extra glass or two at your favourite bodega.
"Glories of Spain" by Charles W. Wood
Suzanne needed some sundries, so he directed her to a little bodega in the back room of one of the houses.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
These are Drake's Bay and Bodega Bay.
"Francis Drake and the California Indians, 1579" by Robert F. Heizer
Bodega, in his thirty-six foot schooner, reached 58 deg., and on the way discovered Bodega Bay.
"The Colonization of North America" by Herbert Eugene Bolton
These casks, as filled, are hoisted upon bullock-carts, and sent jolting away to the Jerez bodegas.
"Wild Spain (España agreste)" by Abel Chapman
The cost of cement included hauling from the bodega to the yard, a distance of about 5 km.
"ASCE 1193: The Water-Works and Sewerage of Monterrey, N. L., Mexico" by George Robert Graham Conway
Vancouver, however, considered the bay of Sir Francis Drake to be distinct from this bay of Bodega, as well as from that of San Francisco.
"The Oregon Territory" by Travers Twiss
Three Spanish voyages followed in rapid succession: that of Perez in 1774, of Heceta in 1775, and of Bodega in 1779.
"The Columbia River" by William Denison Lyman
He turned into the Bodega.
"The Datchet Diamonds" by Richard Marsh
Pues ten cuenta con la bodega, que voi a ver si puedo volar.
"The Güegüence; A Comedy Ballet in the Nahuatl-Spanish Dialect of Nicaragua" by Daniel G. Brinton
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In news:

There's no better time to work your way through a couple of new-to-you drafts than Bodega 's happy hour.
Bodega counted among GQ's best men's stores in America.
8-year-old shot at bodega released from hospital.
Bodega 's Taco Shop.
An unlikely location on the ground floor of a medical building in the Museum District hasn't stopped the young Bodega 's Taco Shop from making a splash in the already crowded Tex-Mex market.
One Bodega , Lots of Candidates for the Gioia Seat.
Here's a bodega on Queens Blvd Near the 46th Street train stop in Sunnyside, featuring posters from every candidate running for the seat Eric Gioia is vacating (including the Republican).
" Bodegas are things that are so close to Brooklyn's heart — they are places where Brooklynites go two or three times a day for soda, cigarettes, tampons, or an egg sandwich," said Utzman.
What 'Gorgeous' Bodega Bay Is Missing.
Practice this phrase and try to have it down pat by midcentury: "Bienvenido a la bodega .".
REVIEWS Joell Ortiz, 'The Brick ( Bodega Chronicles).
The rhythm ensemble Mecca Bodega 's sixth disc Skin not only has the expected percussion duels and barrages but also is more thematically varied than expected.
Rarely, which is what makes Beta Bodega 's efforts all the more commendable.
Gunmen rob Chinese restaurant, nearby bodega .
Police have released video of the gunman who fired into a Bronx bodega – wounding a clerk on his first day of work.
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In science:

In 1992, a diverse group of researchers gathered at a two-day workshop in Bodega Bay (California).
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
We also thank all the attendees of the Bodega Bay “Planar algebra programming camps” for their interest in this problem: several attendees are writing sequels to this paper.
Subfactors of index less than 5, part 1: the principal graph odometer
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