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ca·rafe

 (kə-răf′)
n.
1. A glass or metal bottle, often with a flared lip, used for serving beverages, such as water or wine.
2. A glass pot with a pouring spout, used in making coffee.

[French, from Italian caraffa, from Spanish garrafa, probably from Arabic ġarrafa, dipper, cup, from ġarafa, to ladle, scoop; see ġrp in Semitic roots.]

carafe

(kəˈræf; -ˈrɑːf)
n
(Brewing)
a. an open-topped glass container for serving water or wine at table
b. (as modifier): a carafe wine.
[C18: from French, from Italian caraffa, from Spanish garrafa, from Arabic gharrāfah vessel]

ca•rafe

(kəˈræf, -ˈrɑf)

n.
a wide-mouthed glass or bottle with a lip or spout, for holding and serving beverages.
[1780–90; < French < Italian caraff(a) < Sp garrafa, perhaps < dial. Arabic gharrāfah dipper, drinking vessel]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carafe - a bottle with a stoppercarafe - a bottle with a stopper; for serving wine or water
bottle - a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped

carafe

noun jug, pitcher, flask, decanter, flagon He ordered a carafe of wine.
Translations
إبْريقٌ زُجاجيغَرَّافَة
karafa
karaffel
karahvi
vrč
üvegkancsó
karafla
カラフ
유리 물병
grafinas
karafe
karafa
karaff
bình miệng rộng

carafe

[kəˈræf] Ngarrafa f

carafe

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carafe

nKaraffe f

carafe

[kəˈræf] ncaraffa

carafe

(kəˈrӕf) noun
a glass bottle for serving water, wine etc.

carafe

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