coffee maker

\ ˈkȯ-fē-ˌmā-kər How to pronounce coffee maker (audio) , ˈkä- \
variants: or less commonly coffeemaker

Definition of coffee maker

: a utensil or appliance in which coffee is brewed

Examples of coffee maker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The popular coffee maker brand is giving you an easy gifting option with a can't-miss lineup of holiday deals. Jillian Lucas, USA TODAY, 18 Dec. 2021 Make a round through the kitchen outlets, including everything from the blender and toaster oven to the Instant Pot and coffee maker, and then double around again for peace of mind. Rachel Chang, Travel + Leisure, 23 Nov. 2021 Bialetti, parent company for the Moka Express coffee maker, for example, has seen its shares nearly triple in value since hitting an all-time low last November. Eric J. Lyman, Fortune, 24 Sep. 2021 Through the course of their investigation, officers found miscellaneous items scattered throughout the neighborhood, including a coffee maker, credit cards and an Xbox 360, according to the release. Suzanne Baker,, 1 Dec. 2021 Cuisinart's PerfecTemp coffee maker, which is one of Amazon's best-selling machines overall, is one of many marked down for Cyber Monday. Jessica Leigh Mattern,, 29 Nov. 2021 From a small lounge, a coffee maker fills the lobby with a strong aroma. Ernie Suggs, ajc, 10 Nov. 2021 For starters, at just 5 inches wide, the coffee maker is ideal for kitchens that aren't big on counter space. Jayla Andrulonis,, 9 Nov. 2021 At this incredibly low price, this cold brew coffee maker can seriously elevate your coffee routine. Valerie Li Stack, USA TODAY, 22 June 2021

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First Known Use of coffee maker

1848, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coffee maker was in 1848

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9 Jan 2022

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“Coffee maker.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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