drip coffee


noun

a beverage prepared in a vessel in which boiling water filters from a top compartment through the coffee into a pot below.

Nearby words

  1. drinking-up time,
  2. drinkwater,
  3. drinkwater, john,
  4. drip,
  5. drip cap,
  6. drip feed,
  7. drip grind,
  8. drip irrigation,
  9. drip painting,
  10. drip-dry

Origin of drip coffee

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85

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