demitasse

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noun demi·tasse \ ˈde-mi-ˌtas , -ˌtäs , -mē- \

Definition of demitasse

:a small cup of black coffee; also :the cup used to serve it

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Origin and Etymology of demitasse

French demi-tasse, from demi- + tasse cup, from Middle French, from Arabic ṭass — more at tazza


DEMITASSE Defined for English Language Learners

demitasse

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Definition of demitasse for English Language Learners

  • : a small amount of black coffee that is served in a small cup; also : the cup used to serve it



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