Definition of coffeehouse in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkäfēˌhous/


A cafe or other place where coffee is served, sometimes also offering informal entertainment.
Example sentences
  • I've been thinking and I want you to come with me tonight to that new coffee house for the poetry readings.
  • Again, the song is slowed down, being performed more as a poetry reading in a coffee house.
  • Sometimes in the summer the coffee house arranges for a jazz or folk group to play out there and I enjoy seeing people in the anonymous city gather in such a congenial way.

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Syllabification: cof·fee·house

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