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noun, plural ex·pres·sos.
  1. espresso.
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Origin of expresso

by association with express
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Examples from the Web for expresso

Historical Examples of expresso

  • You can sit there, after the paper's read, sip your expresso and watch the people go by.

    I'm a Stranger Here Myself

    Dallas McCord Reynolds

British Dictionary definitions for expresso


  1. a variant of espresso
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Word Origin and History for expresso


variant of espresso.

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