Tea Meaning and Definition


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Tea meaning

Word: Tea

How to pronounce: tiː

Noun

Definitions:

1. A hot drink made by infusing the dried crushed leaves of the tea plant in boiling water.

Example sentences: "Katherine sipped her tea"

2. The evergreen shrub or small tree that produces tea leaves, native to South and eastern Asia and grown as a major cash crop.

Example sentences: "The Camellia sinensis tea plant is native to China and commercially produced in tropical and subtropical regions, primarily China, Japan, Taiwan, Indonesia, India and Sri Lanka (Ceylon)."

3. A light afternoon meal consisting typically of tea to drink, sandwiches, and cakes.

Example sentences: "They were about to take afternoon tea"

4. Secret information or rumors of a scandalous nature; gossip.


Synonyms:

infusion

afternoon tea

teatime

tea party

herbal tea

herb tea

tea leaf

teaspoon


Derivations:

teahouse

tearoom


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Tea in Other Languages...

Spanish:

German: Tee

French: Thé

Italian:

Turkish: çaylar


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