- 1bottle something to put a liquid into a bottle The wines are bottled after three years.
- 2bottle something to put fruit or vegetables into glass containers in order to preserve them Keep your empty jam jars for bottling next year’s fruit. Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French boteille, from medieval Latin butticula, diminutive of late Latin buttis
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtl//; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtl//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they bottle
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtl//; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtl//he / she / it bottles
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtlz//; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtlz//past simple bottled
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtld//; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtld//past participle bottled
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtld//; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtld//-ing form bottling
BrE BrE//ˈbɒtlɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːtlɪŋ//