cuppa
cuppa \cuppa\ n. a cup of tea. [British]

Syn: cupper. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • cuppa — tea, cuppa coffee, cuppa milo …   Kiwi (New Zealand slang)

  • Cuppa — (lat.), s. Cupa …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • CUPPA — vide supra Cupa …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • cuppa — (n.) colloquial shortening of cup of (coffee, etc.), recorded from 1925; as a stand alone (almost always with implied tea) it dates from 1934 …   Etymology dictionary

  • cuppa — [kup′ə] n. [Brit. Informal] a cup of tea …   English World dictionary

  • cuppa — I Australian Slang a cup of tea or coffee II Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) cuppa tea, cuppa coffee, cuppa milo …   English dialects glossary

  • cuppa — UK [ˈkʌpə] / US noun [countable] Word forms cuppa : singular cuppa plural cuppas British informal a cup of tea or coffee Do you fancy a cuppa? …   English dictionary

  • Cuppa — Cup|pa [k...] die; , Cuppae [...pɛ] <aus gleichbed. kirchenlat. cuppa, dies aus spätlat. cuppa »Trinkgefäß, Becher«, einer Nebenform von lat. cupa »Fass, Tonne«> Schale eines [Abendmahls]kelches …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • cuppa — [[t]kʌ̱pə[/t]] cuppas N COUNT A cuppa is a cup of tea. [BRIT, INFORMAL] Have you time for a cuppa? …   English dictionary

  • cuppa — noun Etymology: short for cuppa tea, pronunciation spelling of cup of tea Date: 1934 chiefly British a cup of tea …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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