Definition of mochaccino in English:

Share this entry

mochaccino

Pronunciation: /ˌmōkəˈCHēnō/

noun (plural mochaccinos)

A cappuccino containing chocolate flavoring.
Example sentences
  • From the old worlds of Christopher Columbus and the Conquistadors to the new world of cocoa lattes and double mochaccinos, hot chocolate has come full circle.
  • The waitress put them down on the table, a hot chocolate for Ava, and a mochaccino for Jonathan.
  • From fruit smoothies to mochaccinos, Americans seem to be consuming more liquids than ever before.

Origin

1980s: blend of mocha and cappucino.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: mo·chac·ci·no

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.