Definition of carafe in English:
An open-topped glass flask typically used for serving wine or water.
- On the table stood two bottles of wine and a glass carafe, all empty.
- The wine is fairly dry and needs a little aeration to open it up, so decant into a carafe, water pitcher, etc., 30 minutes before serving.
- All sorts of glasses are on offer, from mineral water glasses, beer draught glasses, carafes, vases, you name it; made out from different kinds of bottles.
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