mocha

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noun mo·cha \ˈmō-kə\

Definition of mocha

  1. 1 a (1) :  a superior Arabian coffee consisting of small green or yellowish beans (2) :  a coffee of superior quality b :  a flavoring made of a strong coffee infusion or of a mixture of cocoa or chocolate with coffee

  2. 2 :  a pliable suede-finished glove leather from African sheepskins

  3. 3 :  a dark chocolate-brown color

Origin and Etymology of mocha

Mocha, Yemen


First Known Use: 1773


Mocha

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geographical name Mo·cha \ˈmō-kə\

Definition of Mocha

  1. town & port SW Yemen on the Red Sea pop 10,428

Variants of mocha

or Arabic

Al Mukhā

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MOCHA Defined for English Language Learners

mocha

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noun mo·cha \ˈmō-kə\

Definition of mocha for English Language Learners

  • : a drink that is a mixture of coffee and chocolate


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