HyperDic: coffee

English > 4 senses of the word coffee:
NOUNfoodcoffee, javaa beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans
plantcoffee, coffee treeany of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans
foodcoffee, coffee bean, coffee berrya seed of the coffee tree
attributecoffee, chocolate, deep brown, umber, burnt umbera medium brown to dark-brown color
coffee > pronunciation
Soundskaa'fiy; kao'fiy
Rhymesapostrophe ... typography: 53 rhymes with fiy...
English > coffee: 4 senses > noun 1, food
MeaningA beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans.
Example"he ordered a cup of coffee"
Synonymjava
NarrowerIrish coffeesweetened coffee with Irish whiskey and whipped cream
Turkish coffeeA drink made from pulverized coffee beans
cafe au laitEqual parts of coffee and hot milk
cafe noir, demitassesmall cup of strong black coffee without milk or cream
cafe royale, coffee royalblack coffee with Cognac and lemon peel and sugar
cappuccino, cappuccino coffee, coffee cappuccinoEqual parts of espresso and hot milk topped with cinnamon and nutmeg and usually whipped cream
coffee substituteA drink resembling coffee that is sometimes substituted for it
decaffeinated coffee, decafcoffee with the caffeine removed
drip coffeecoffee made by passing boiling water through a perforated container packed with finely ground coffee
espressoStrong black coffee brewed by forcing hot water under pressure through finely ground coffee beans
iced coffee, ice coffeeA strong sweetened coffee served over ice with cream
instant coffeeDehydrated coffee that can be made into a drink by adding hot water
mocha, mocha coffeeA superior dark coffee made from beans from Arabia
Broaderbeverage, drink, drinkable, potableAny liquid / liquid suitable for drinking
Substancescaffeine, caffeinA bitter alkaloid found in coffee and tea that is responsible for their stimulating effects
coffee bean, coffee berry, coffeeA seed of the coffee tree
Spanishcafé, cafeto, java
Catalancafé, cafè, java
English > coffee: 4 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningAny of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans.
Synonymcoffee tree
Member ofCoffea, genus Coffeacoffee trees
Partscoffee bean, coffee berry, coffeeA seed of the coffee tree
NarrowerArabian coffee, Coffea arabicashrubby tree of northeastern tropical Africa widely cultivated in tropical or near tropical regions for its seed which form most of the commercial coffee
Liberian coffee, Coffea libericasmall tree of West Africa
robusta coffee, Rio Nunez coffee, Coffea robusta, Coffea canephoraNative to West Africa but grown in Java and elsewhere
BroadertreeA tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown
Spanishcafé, cafeto
Catalancafè
English > coffee: 4 senses > noun 3, food
MeaningA seed of the coffee tree; ground to make coffee.
Synonymscoffee bean, coffee berry
Part ofcoffee, coffee treeAny of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans
BroaderseedA small hard fruit
Substance ofcoffee, javaA beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans
Spanishcafé, grano de café
Catalancafè
English > coffee: 4 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningA medium brown to dark-brown color.
Synonymschocolate, deep brown, umber, burnt umber
Broaderbrown, brownnessAn orange of low brightness and saturation
Catalancafè, xocolata

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