coffeepot
coffee-pot cof"fee-pot, coffeepot cof"fee*pot, n. 1. A covered pot in which coffee is prepared, or is brought upon the table for drinking. [1913 Webster]

2. a tall pot in which coffee is brewed, especially one in which the heating of the water is accomplished by electricity.

Syn: coffeepot, coffee pot. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • coffeepot — noun tall pot in which coffee is brewed (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑pot • Hyponyms: ↑drip pot, ↑percolator • Part Meronyms: ↑handle, ↑grip, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • coffeepot — UK [ˈkɒfɪˌpɒt] / US [ˈkɑfɪˌpɑt] noun [countable] Word forms coffeepot : singular coffeepot plural coffeepots a container for making or serving coffee …   English dictionary

  • coffeepot — noun Date: 1704 a pot for brewing and serving coffee …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • coffeepot — /kaw fee pot , kof ee /, n. a container, usually with a handle and a spout or lip, in which coffee is made or served, or both. [1695 1705; COFFEE + POT1] * * * …   Universalium

  • coffeepot — cof|fee|pot [ kafi,pat ] noun count a container for making or serving coffee …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • coffeepot — see coffee pot …   English dictionary

  • coffeepot — n. pot for making coffee …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coffeepot — cof•fee•pot [[t]ˈkɔ fiˌpɒt, ˈkɒf i [/t]] n. a container, usu. with a handle and a spout or lip, in which coffee is made or served • Etymology: 1695–1705 …   From formal English to slang

  • coffeepot — /ˈkɒfipɒt/ (say kofeepot) noun a container, with a spout or pouring lip, in which coffee is made or served …   Australian English dictionary

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