café concert


ca·​fé con·​cert
plural cafés concerts
: a café offering a program of light music

Word History


French, literally, concert café

First Known Use

1851, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of café concert was in 1851

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“Café concert.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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