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addaword.gifdefinition of coffee guilt

noun
the guilt one feels arriving late to a meeting, carrying a purchased cup of coffee that reveals why one was late
Andrea was five minutes late for her meeting, having stopped for a latte, and her coffee guilt was evident as she sipped from her drink while trying to catch up with the discussion.
Submitted by: StanM from United States on 18/01/2010 18:56:00
Definition of coffee guilt from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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