noun, plural ex·pres·sos.

Origin of expresso

by association with express Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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



a variant of espresso
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Word Origin and History for expresso

variant of espresso.

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