cellarage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cellarage a storage area in a cellar
    • n cellarage a charge for storing goods in a cellar
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cellarage Chare for storage in a cellar.
    • Cellarage The space or storerooms of a cellar; a cellar. "You hear this fellow in the cellarage ."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cellarage The space occupied by a cellar or cellars; a cellar or cellars collectively.
    • n cellarage Room or storage in a cellar.
    • n cellarage A charge for storage in a cellar.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Cellarage space for cellars: cellars: charge for storing in cellars
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. celier—L. cellariumcella.

Usage

In literature:

Once I played the King's ghost in Will Shakespeare's 'Hamlet,' and then, I warrant you, I spoke from the cellarage indeed.
"To Have and To Hold" by Mary Johnston
Peer felt as if he had fallen through the floor into the cellarage.
"The Great Hunger" by Johan Bojer
As the day was drawing to a close, a band of plunderers entered, who, after ransacking the house, descended to the cellarage.
"The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84" by John Lothrop Motley
At one time it had been celebrated for its vast cellarage, which had contained some rare old wines.
"I Will Repay" by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
They are as deep in cellarage as they are high, while the rooms in them are innumerable.
"Recollections of Old Liverpool" by A Nonagenarian
The earth out of the cellarage was tipped into the nearest burn or over the cliffs into the sea.
"Patsy" by S. R. Crockett
The City is well furnished with Necessaries; but the want of Cellarage makes all the Wine sour.
"The Strange Adventures of Captain Dangerous, Vol. 3 of 3" by George Augustus Sala
Different conveniences of cellarage will materially affect beer.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
As the day was drawing to a close, a band of plunderers entered, who, after ransacking the house, descended to the cellarage.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. X (of X) - America - II, Index" by Various
The latter wing contains the cellarage of the general administration of the hospitals.
"An Englishman in Paris" by Albert D. (Albert Dresden) Vandam
You hear this fellow in the cellarage?
"Hints to Pilgrims" by Charles Stephen Brooks
It leaves you sadly beneath the tower, in the musty cellarage.
"An American at Oxford" by John Corbin
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In news:

"I like to walk prospective tenants through The Wine Cellarage," Wolf said.
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