caf

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of café.

Noun[edit]

caf (plural cafs)

  1. (colloquial) café
    • 2008, Carlos Frías, Take Me with You: A Memoir:
      Fourth on the list of the businesses my father and his brothers had owned was a caf on the corner of San Ignacio and Lamparilla in Old Havana.

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of cafeteria.

Noun[edit]

caf (plural cafs)

  1. (colloquial) cafeteria
    • 2005, Amy Davis, Adam Burns, Michigan State University, page 49:
      There are plenty of restaurants to choose from when you're sick of the ol’ caf food.
    • 2009, Lili St. Crow, Betrayals:
      Locked, empty classrooms on either side, other halls opening up to go down to the caf, two janitors' closets. Janitors' closets. Great. One was locked.
    • 2010, Cheryl Denise Bannerman, Black Child to Black Woman: A Journey of Tremendous Proportions, page 38:
      One thing they shun is eating in the caf. alone. If you were not with a clique, you are strange. Why? I don't know. I heard the meat is processed and all the food is made by mixing powder with a measured amount of water.
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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

caf

  1. rafsi of cafne.

Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

caf (plural cafs)

  1. kettle

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ca (colloquial)

Verb[edit]

caf

  1. (literary) first-person singular present indicative / future of cael