Definition of Americano in English:

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Pronunciation: /əmɛriˈkɑːnəʊ/
(also café Americano)

noun (plural Americanos)

A drink of espresso coffee diluted with hot water.
Example sentences
  • It can't be difficult, espresso plus hot water equals Americano.
  • He looked back to the price list on the wall, where it said Americano, 20 oz, $1.95.
  • After my third grande Americano of the morning, I inevitably begin to contemplate the connection.


1970s: American Spanish, literally 'American (coffee)'.

Words that rhyme with Americano

Arno, boliviano, Bolzano, Carnot, chicano, guano, Kano, llano, Locarno, Lugano, Marciano, Marrano, meccano, oregano, Pisano, poblano, Romano, siciliano, soprano, Sukarno

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Line breaks: Ameri|cano

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