Caf'e Ca`f['e]", n. [F. See {Coffee}.] A coffeehouse; a restaurant, especially a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold; also, a room in a hotel or restaurant where coffee and liquors are served.

Syn: coffeehouse, coffee shop, coffee bar. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • caf'e latte — ca f[ e] lat te (k[.a] f[=a] l[.a]*t[=a] ), n. A type of espresso coffee topped with foamy steamed milk, and usually served in a tall glass or mug; also called {latte}. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caf|e|te|ri|a — «KAF uh TIHR ee uh», noun, adjective. –n. a restaurant where people wait on themselves: »Nowadays Mexican cafeterias look far more like quick lunch stands than the leisurely neighborhood rendezvous they used to be (New York Times). –adjective.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • caf|e|to|ri|um — «KAF uh TR ee uhm, TOHR », noun, plural ums. a room or hall suitable for use either as a cafeteria or an auditorium. ╂[< cafe(teria) + (audi)torium] …   Useful english dictionary

  • caf·e·te·ria — /ˌkæfəˈtirijə/ noun, pl rias [count] : a place (such as a restaurant or a room in a school) where people get food at a counter and carry it to a table for eating a school cafeteria …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chasse-caf'e — Chasse ca f[ e] , n. [F., fr. chasser to chase + caf[ e] coffee.] See {Chasse}, n., above. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pousse-caf'e — Pousse ca f[ e] , n. [F., fr. pousser to push + caf[ e] coffee.] A drink served after coffee at dinner, usually one of several liqueurs, or cordials, of different specific gravities poured so as to remain separate in layers; hence, such a drink… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chasse-caf'e — Chasse Chasse, n. [See {Chasse caf[ E]}] A small potion of spirituous liquor taken to remove the taste of coffee, tobacco, or the like; originally {chasse caf[ e]}, lit., coffee chaser. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CAF — CAF; caf·e·te·ria; caf·e·to·ri·um; caf·fa; caf·fè; caf·fe·ate; caf·fe·ic; caf·feine; caf·fein·ic; caf·fe·ol; caf·fe·tan·nin; caf·fle; caf·tan; de·caf·fein·ate; de·caf·fein·ize; caf·fein·a·ted; de·caf; caf·fei·na; caf·fe·one; caf·fe·tan·nic;… …   English syllables

  • e — ab·i·e·tate; ab·i·e·tene; abio·gen·e·sis; abi·og·e·nist; abra·si·om·e·ter; ab·sorp·ti·om·e·ter; aca·cat·e·chin; ac·ac·e·tin; acad·e·mist; acad·e·my; ac·cel·er·om·e·ter; ac·e·tab·u·lar; ac·e·tab·u·lar·ia; ac·e·tab·u·late; ac·e·tab·u·lif·era;… …   English syllables

  • CAF Super Cup — Verband CAF Erstaustragung 1993 Mannschaften 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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