There are 2 definitions of CAFE in English:


Syllabification: CAFE


  • Corporate Average Fuel Economy.

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There are 2 definitions of CAFE in English:


Syllabification: ca·fe
Pronunciation: /kaˈfā, kə-
(also café)


  • 1A small restaurant selling light meals and drinks.
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    • Urban dwellers may eat a light meal at a café or restaurant in the evening.
    • Small restaurants, cafes selling coffee and tea, as well as stalls selling sandwiches and fruit juice are in abundance, spread all over the city.
    • However, be prepared to step up a gear around the huge variety of bars, restaurants and cafes serving delicious meals at less than a fiver-a-head on the Avineda del Generalrismo.
  • 2North American A bar or nightclub.
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    • We'd go to nightclubs and cafés, hear jazz bands play or go to open-air symphonies.
    • Like it or not, bars, pubs and cafés are our public squares, where people meet to participate in the social life of the city.
    • I hung out in neighborhoods, and went to cafes at night.
  • 3 (café) A serving of coffee, especially prepared European-style: [in combination]: an assortment of cappuccinos and café mochas
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    • Her flesh, flawless and smooth, reminded him of café mocha.
    • I'm having trouble picking between café mocha and a ‘Colombian Delight’.
    • It looks more of a chocolate, chestnut, café mocha muddy mesh.


early 19th century: French, 'coffee or coffeehouse'.

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