Definition of mocha
1a (1) : a superior Arabian coffee consisting of small green or yellowish beans (2) : a coffee of superior qualityb : a flavoring made of a strong coffee infusion or of a mixture of cocoa or chocolate with coffee
2 : a pliable suede-finished glove leather from African sheepskins
3 : a dark chocolate-brown color
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Ginny McE. found Almay's mocha for under $6 at Wal-Mart.
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Origin and Etymology of mocha
First Known Use: 1773See Words from the same year
MOCHA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mocha for English Language Learners
: a drink that is a mixture of coffee and chocolate
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