feminine noun
1. (electrical appliance) 
Esta cafetera hace un café excelente.This coffee maker makes excellent coffee.
Tengo que limpiar el filtro de la cafetera.I need to clean the coffee machine filter.
2. (receptacle) 
Mi abuela me dio una cafetera de porcelana pero no la utilizo jamás.My grandmother gave me a china coffee pot, but I never use it.
3. (colloquial) (old-fashioned) (old vehicle) 
a. old jalopy (colloquial) 
Mis padres siguen viajando en su cafetera.My parents still go traveling in their old jalopy.
b. old banger (colloquial) (United Kingdom) 
El mecánico dice que esta cafetera corre muy bien.The mechanic says that this old banger runs really well.
1. (italiana) 
a. screw-together stove-top coffee percolator 
2. (eléctrica) 
a. (filter) coffee machine 
3. (en bares) 
a. expresso machine 
cafetera de émbolocafetiere
4. (colloquial) 
a. old crock 
1 (aparato) coffee maker; coffee machine; (jarra) coffee pot
estar como una cafetera to be off one's head o rocker (familiar)
cafetera automática coffee machine
cafetera de filtro filter coffee maker
cafetera exprés espresso coffee maker
2 (Automóviles) old banger (familiar); jalop(p)y (familiar); [de policía] police car
Phrases with "cafetera"
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la cafetera en la mesa
the coffee maker on the table
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