coffee hour

noun

Definition of coffee hour

1 : a usually fixed occasion of informal meeting and chatting at which refreshments are served

Examples of coffee hour in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After the service, there will be a coffee hour with German treats. Tracy Trobridge, baltimoresun.com, "Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton: Christmas parade in Lisbon helps fight hunger," 11 Dec. 2019 The coffee hour offers a chance to talk with other veterans, meet new friends and connect with old. courant.com, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 13 Sep. 2019 The coffee hour offers a chance to talk with other veterans, meet new friends and connect with old. courant.com, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 13 Sep. 2019 All are invited to coffee hour every Sunday following the service in the fellowship hall. courant.com, "Community News For The Colchester Edition," 28 Aug. 2019 The coffee hour offers a chance to talk with other veterans, meet new friends and connect with old. courant.com, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 13 Sep. 2019 The coffee hour offers a chance to talk with other veterans, meet new friends and connect with old. courant.com, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 30 Aug. 2019 Is coffee hour while camping about to get a lot more fun? Lisa Futterman, chicagotribune.com, "PBR for breakfast? New hard coffee offers a different kind of buzz — and nails it," 27 Aug. 2019 The coffee hour offers a chance to talk with other veterans, meet new friends and connect with old. courant.com, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 15 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of coffee hour

1867, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Coffee hour.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coffee%20hour. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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