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tea garden

noun
1.
a tea plantation.
Origin of tea garden
1795-1805
First recorded in 1795-1805
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  • I must leave the tea garden at once, replied the countess quietly.

  • The subaltern had shot a tiger on a tea garden, but had hardly ever gone into the jungle.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • On a tea garden not far from Buxa a rogue had been destroying the crops in the cultivation.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • Nor do the other signs of man's handiwork on a tea garden compensate for the natural beauties they replace.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • A tea garden, when a store of silver coin is brought to pay the wages of the hundreds of coolies, is their favourite mark.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • Night found us in the vicinity of a tea garden, the manager of which I had met once; so I determined to claim his hospitality.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • Then Creagh returned with a cheery, hospitable Englishman, who invited me to consider the tea garden my own.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • Ranjit Singh's patrol had reached the village of Hathipota near the tea garden on the previous night.

    Life in an Indian Outpost Gordon Casserly
  • The Antwerpers had a well-arranged promenade and tea garden, &c., about a mile from the house, well wooded.

    Before and after Waterloo Edward Stanley
  • Perhaps you know the inn, which is a hotel on week days and a tea garden on Sundays.

    Camille (La Dame aux Camilias) Alexandre Dumas, fils
British Dictionary definitions for tea garden

tea garden

noun
1.
an open-air restaurant that serves tea and light refreshments
2.
a tea plantation
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