Meaning of “coffee pot” in the English Dictionary

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"coffee pot" in English

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coffee potnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒf.i ˌpɒt/ us /ˈkɑː.fi ˌpɑːt/

Examples from literature

  • Coffee should not be allowed to boil long or stand in the coffee pot over a fire, as the tannin is extracted, which renders it more indigestible. 
  • Drowsily she watched him bending over frying pan and coffee pot, content herself to lie and rest. 
  • If you will fill the coffee pot and put it on to boil. 
  • She came back, carrying a tray with cups and a steaming coffee pot, and set it on the table. 
  • Tommy arrived some moments later with the coffee pot and other utensils. 

(Definition of “coffee pot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"coffee pot" in American English

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coffee potnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkɔ·fi ˌpɑt, ˈkɑf·i/

a container for making or serving coffee

(Definition of “coffee pot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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