Definitions

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  • n. A drink made of espresso diluted with hot water.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I lived in Brazil for three years, and the term there is "americano".

    Rachel Lucas

  • If your coffee grind is too coarse the water flows through too quickly, giving a kind of americano coffee that can taste a bit burnt.

    Jon Worth

  • At one indie shop, I say: "americano" (they make doubles automatically).

    Starbucks Gossip

  • Huntington compared what he called the "americano dream" with the traditional "American Dream" and stated that "the 'americano dream' does not exist."

    José Fernando López: Immigration and Integration

  • Hello Kim, copied: the second paragraph states: Asimismo hago constar que yo, el Sr Kim Metzger de nacionalidad norte americano doy todo mi apoyo moral y economico a Sra.

    FM3 extensions

  • If anyone happens to have a copy of the form on hand could you help me with the first paragraph? the second paragraph states: Asimismo hago constar que yo, el Sr Kim Metzger de nacionalidad norte americano doy todo mi apoyo moral y economico a Sra.

    FM3 extensions

  • Noto e stimato nella Silicon Valley, Rajeev Motwani, 47 anni, indiano-americano cresciuto a New Delhi, è stato trovato morto venerdì scorso nella piscina della sua villa di Atherton, in California.

    Goodbye Old Friend. R.I.P. Rajeev Motwani

  • Not to worry — I won't be talking too much about what I had for breakfast (americano with cream), what I'm listening to at the moment ( "The Pariah, The Parrot, The Delusion" by Dredg), what I'm doing this evening (watching Game 3 of the NBA finals), or where I was last weekend (celebrating fifteen years of marriage with my lovely wife).

    Web/Tech

  • Could you possibly put me together a cafe americano?

    A Love Story in Five Acts

  • A ESPN convidou todos os que passaram pelas suas montras em Nova Iorque, Boston e Chicago a jogarem um pouco de futebol americano, possibilitando ainda a escolha do quarterback e ouvindo os comentários de cada lance, como se de uma transmissão televisiva se tratasse.

    ESPN Interactive Window

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