Meaning of CELLAR in English
— cellarless , adj.
/sel"euhr/ , n.
1. a room, or set of rooms, for the storage of food, fuel, etc., wholly or partly underground and usually beneath a building.
2. an underground room or story.
3. See wine cellar .
4. Sports. the lowest position in a group ranked in order of games won: The team was in the cellar for most of the season.
5. to place or store in a cellar.
[ 1175-1225; ME celer cellarium storeroom, equiv. to cell ( a ) CELL 1 + -arium -ARY; later resp. to reflect L form; see -ER 2 , -AR 2 ]
Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary. Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House . 2012