What does café mean?

Definitions for cafékæˈfeɪ, kə-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word café.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cafe, coffeehouse, coffee shop, coffee bar(noun)

    a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold


  1. cafe(Noun)

    A coffee shop; an establishment selling coffee and sometimes other drinks or snacks, with a facility to consume them on the premises.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cafe(noun)

    a coffeehouse; a restaurant; also, a room in a hotel or restaurant where coffee and liquors are served

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Café

    käf′ā, n. a coffee-house, a restaurant.—Café chantant, a public place of entertainment where the guests hear music while sipping their liquor. [Fr.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. CAFE

    A place where the public pays the proprietor for the privilege of tipping the waiters for something to eat.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of café in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of café in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joni Mitchell, song-The Last Time I Saw Richard:

    All romantics meet the same fate someday. Cynical and drunk and boring someone in some dark cafe.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Peut être votre café chaud et fort! Peuvent être vos vêtements chaud et confortable! Et que votre lundi être lisse et souriant! Faire un grand lundi!

  3. Scott Hale:

    The Inn is right in the middle of Friday Harbor, so couples can stroll sidewalks hand in hand as they window shop, head for dinner, look for a cafe to disappear into or a cozy bench to watch the world roll by.

  4. Dmitry Zhdanov:

    When we got together with partners to open a new cafe, we thought of a concept that would attract customers and guarantee its success, and it then dawned on us: Russia still had no cafe or restaurant fully dedicated to Putin, Russia's most popular politician!

  5. Samira Sallam:

    He used to come every morning to the café and order the cheapest breakfast we offer, which is just a falafel sandwich, about a week or so ago, Sudanese security men came in civilian clothes and arrested him from inside the café. The day of his arrest he did not pay for the meal he had.

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