coffeepot

noun
cof·​fee·​pot | \ ˈkȯ-fē-ˌpät How to pronounce coffeepot (audio) , ˈkä- \

Definition of coffeepot

: a pot for brewing and serving coffee

Examples of coffeepot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web If the coffeepot runs dry, there is no one to blame but yourself. Amanda Mull, The Atlantic, "Generation Work-From-Home May Never Recover," 3 Sep. 2020 Sagittarius is recognizable more as a coffeepot-shape than an archer. Dean Regas, Cincinnati.com, "Things to look for in the night sky this summer 🌌," 10 June 2020 The spout of the coffeepot marks the bow and arrow and the dipper shape forms his body. Dean Regas, Cincinnati.com, "Things to look for in the night sky this summer 🌌," 10 June 2020 Dear Heloise: Please caution your readers to always unplug an appliance, such as a toaster or a coffeepot, before cleaning it. Washington Post, "Hints From Heloise: Why was my fish raised on a farm?," 2 Oct. 2019 Bialetti, an Italian maker of whistling coffeepots, closed this plant in Omegna, Italy, and moved production to Romania. Tom Fairless, WSJ, "A Tale of Two Companies—and Two Countries," 20 Jan. 2019 On a desk in one of the guest rooms, a coffeepot features a font Ricardou selected for its resemblance to lettering used by French agricultural co-ops. Howie Kahn, WSJ, "A Hotel 30 Miles Outside Paris Where Equestrian Life Sets the Tone," 25 Apr. 2018 Glass from the coffeepot cut the victim and may have left a shard of glass in her eye, the complaint said. Tyler Langan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Woman allegedly smashes coffeepot over coworker's head in Menomonee Falls," 15 Feb. 2018 When someone let Smith back in the home to retrieve her purse, the victim told police, Smith smashed an empty glass coffeepot against her face before heading toward Milwaukee in a red truck. Tyler Langan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Woman allegedly smashes coffeepot over coworker's head in Menomonee Falls," 15 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of coffeepot

1704, in the meaning defined above

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“Coffeepot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coffeepot. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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coffeepot

noun
How to pronounce coffeepot (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of coffeepot

: a pot that is used for making and pouring coffee

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