Espresso vs. Coffee

Espresso vs. Coffee — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Espresso and Coffee

Espressonoun

A strong coffee brewed by forcing hot water under pressure through darkly roasted, finely ground coffee beans.

Coffeenoun

Any of various tropical African shrubs or trees of the genus Coffea, especially C. arabica or C. canephora, widely cultivated in the tropics for their seeds that are dried, roasted, and ground to prepare a stimulating aromatic drink.

Espressonoun

A serving of this beverage

ordered an espresso with dessert.

Coffeenoun

The beanlike seeds of this plant, two of which are found in each fruit.

Espressonoun

A concentrated coffee beverage brewed by forcing hot water under high pressure through finely ground coffee.

Coffeenoun

The beverage prepared from the seeds of this plant

likes to drink coffee with breakfast.

Espressonoun

A drink that includes espresso as an ingredient.

Coffeenoun

A serving of such a beverage

ordered two coffees with sugar.

Espressonoun

strong black coffee brewed by forcing hot water under pressure through finely ground coffee beans

Coffeenoun

A moderate brown to dark brown or dark grayish brown.

Coffeenoun

An informal social gathering at which coffee and other refreshments are served.

Coffeenoun

(uncountable) A beverage made by infusing the beans of the coffee plant in hot water.

Coffeenoun

(countable) A serving of this beverage.

Coffeenoun

The seeds of the plant used to make coffee, misnamed ‘beans’ due to their shape.

Coffeenoun

The powder made by roasting and grinding the seeds.

Coffeenoun

A tropical plant of the genus Coffea.

Coffeenoun

A pale brown colour, like that of milk coffee.

Coffeenoun

The end of a meal, when coffee is served.

He did not stay for coffee.

Coffeeadjective

Of a pale brown colour, like that of milk coffee.

Coffeeadjective

Of a table: a small, low table suitable for people in lounge seating to put coffee cups on.

Coffeeverb

(intransitive) To drink coffee.

Coffeenoun

a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans;

he ordered a cup of coffee

Coffeenoun

any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans

Coffeenoun

a seed of the coffee tree; ground to make coffee

Coffeenoun

a medium to dark brown color