Definitions of coffee

  1. any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a seed of the coffee tree; ground to make coffee Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The coffee tree. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The beverage made from the roasted and ground berry. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The beans or berries (pyrenes) obtained from the drupes of a small evergreen tree of the genus Coffea, growing in Abyssinia, Arabia, Persia, and other warm regions of Asia and Africa, and also in tropical America. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The seeds of a plant used to make a well-known drink; the drink; the plant: coffeehouse, a house where coffee and other refreshments are sold. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. A drink made from the seeds of the coffee-tree, a native of Arabia. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. The seed of a tropical tree; a drink made of it. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. The seeds of a tropical tree; also, a beverage made from them, or the tree producing them. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. The berry of a shrub, a native of Arabia, though now raised in other warm climates of Asia and America; a beverage made from the berries after they have been roasted and ground. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. A plant, a native of Caffa in Arabia, now extensively cultivated in the W. Indies and elsewhere; the seeds roasted and ground, an infusion of which is drunk as a beverage. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for coffee

  1. I didn't want Peter's coffee – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  2. They told me you were here half- an- hour ago; I thought I would leave you to wash and have your coffee – Lord of the World by Robert Hugh Benson