coffee maker


noun

Also cof·fee·mak·er. an apparatus for brewing coffee; coffeepot.
a person or company that blends, roasts, or brews coffee.

Nearby words

  1. coffee cup,
  2. coffee hour,
  3. coffee house,
  4. coffee klatch,
  5. coffee klatsch,
  6. coffee mill,
  7. coffee morning,
  8. coffee nut,
  9. coffee ring,
  10. coffee royal

Origin of coffee maker

First recorded in 1925–30

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Examples from the Web for coffee maker

  • The coffee on the fire boiled up; we straightened ourselves in expectation as the coffee-maker reached out his hand.

  • He would usually watch the coffee-maker with bright, interested eyes.

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  • The coffee-maker dropped them into the spoon, for which he had raked out a hole in the ashes.

  • The coffee on the fire came to the boil, the coffee-maker poured it back into the original pot, which he again set on the ashes.