cafeteria-style

adjective
caf·​e·​te·​ria-style | \ ˌka-fə-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌstī(-ə)l How to pronounce cafeteria-style (audio) \

Definition of cafeteria-style

: cafeteria cafeteria-style benefits

First Known Use of cafeteria-style

1906, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about cafeteria-style

Dictionary Entries near cafeteria-style

cafetal

cafeteria

cafeteria car

cafeteria-style

cafetorium

caff

caffa

Statistics for cafeteria-style

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for cafeteria-style

The first known use of cafeteria-style was in 1906

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on cafeteria-style

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with cafeteria-style

Comments on cafeteria-style

What made you want to look up cafeteria-style? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

miscellaneous remnants or debris

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!