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lattes

lattes is a plural form of latte

latte

Definition:

a strong espresso coffee with a topping of frothed steamed milk

Class:

food noun (foods and drinks)

Plural:

lattes

Type of:

espresso » coffee » beverage » food

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

espresso coffee with milk, short for caffè latte, from Italian, literally "milk...
(Source: Online Etymology)  [more]

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Latte | caffè latte | caffellatte | latté | lattè

a coffee drink made with espresso and steamed milk. The term as used in English is a shortened form of the Italian caffè latte or caffellatte, which means "milk coffee". The word is also sometimes incorrectly spelled latté or lattè in English with ... (43 of 2208 words, pronunciations, 4 images)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Latte

New World Dictionary:

latte | caffe latte

espresso coffee mixed with steamed milk (6 of 10 words, pronunciation, 1 image)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/latte

Collins Dictionary:

latte

coffee made with hot milk (5 of 393 words, 9 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/latte

Wiktionary:

latte | lattes [plural] | latté [non-standard, sense-specific] | caffe latte [synonym, sense-specific] | cafe latté [synonym, sense-specific] | coffee latté [synonym, sense-specific]

A drink of coffee made from espresso and steamed milk, generally topped with foam. | A similar drink, where the espresso is replaced with some other flavoring ingredient such as chai, maté or matcha (green tea). | A pillar capped by a hemispherical... (41 of 83 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/latte

Macmillan British Dictionary:

latte [countable/uncountable] | lattes [plural]

a drink made by mixing espresso (=strong coffee) with hot milk with lots of bubbles of air in it (19 of 45 words, pronunciations)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/latte

Oxford Dictionary:

latte

a type of coffee made with espresso and hot steamed milk, milkier than a cappuccino (15 of 45 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/latte

Merriam-Webster:

caffe latte

espresso mixed with hot or steamed milk (7 of 38 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/caffe latte

American Heritage Dictionary:

caffe latte

A strong espresso coffee topped with steamed frothed milk. (9 of 32 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/caffe-latte

Cambridge Dictionary:

latte | cafe latte

a hot drink made from espresso (strong coffee) and milk (10 of 22 words, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/latte

Random House Dictionary:

latte

hot espresso served mixed with hot milk. (7 of 12 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/latte

Encarta Dictionary:

latte | lattes [plural] | café latte [beverages] | café lattes [beverages, plural] | caffe latte [beverages] | caffè lattes [beverages, plural] | caffè latte [beverages]

an espresso coffee with frothy steamed milk (7 of 23 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861625176​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Online Etymology:

latte

First use: by 1990

Origin: espresso coffee with milk, short for caffè latte, from Italian, literally "milk coffee".

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=latte

Wiktionary:

latte | lattes [plural]

Origin: Abbreviation of caffè latte, from Italian caffè ("coffee") + latte ("milk"), from Latin lac, lactis.

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/latte

Collins Dictionary:

latte

First use: 20th century

Origin: from Italian (caffè e) latte (coffee and) milk

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/latte

Oxford Dictionary:

latte

Origin: Italian (caffè) latte, literally "milk (coffee)"

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/latte

New World Dictionary:

American Heritage Dictionary:

caffe latte

Origin: Italian caffé (e) latte, coffee (with) milk, from Latin lac; see melg- in Indo-European roots.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/caffe-latte

Merriam-Webster:

caffe latte

First use: 1927

Origin: Italian caffelatte, short for caffè e latte coffee and milk

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/caffe latte

Encarta Dictionary:

latte | lattes [plural]

Origin: Italian, "milk"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861625176​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

latte

Audio 1: British English pronunciation of "latte"

Audio 2: North American English pronunciation of "latte"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/latte

Macmillan British Dictionary:

latte [countable/uncountable] | lattes [plural]

Audio 1: British English pronunciation of "latte"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "latte"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/latte

Macmillan American Dictionary:

latte [countable/uncountable] | lattes [plural]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "latte"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/latte

Cambridge Dictionary:

latte

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "latte"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "latte"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/latte

the Free Dictionary:

latte

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "latte"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "latte"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "latte" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/latte

caffe latte

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "caffe latte" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/caffe latte

YourDictionary Audio:

latte

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "latte" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/latte

caffe latte

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "caffe latte" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/caffe-latte

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