caffe latte

caf·​fe lat·​te | \ ˈkä-(ˌ)fā-ˈlä-(ˌ)tā How to pronounce caffe latte (audio) \

Definition of caffe latte

: espresso mixed with hot or steamed milk

Examples of caffe latte in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The venti caffe latte at Starbucks will cost you a pretty penny: $4.15, exact. Samantha Leac, Glamour, 9 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of caffe latte

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caffe latte

Italian caffelatte, short for caffè e latte coffee and milk

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English Language Learners Definition of caffe latte

: a drink that is made by mixing a type of strong coffee (called espresso) with hot milk


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