This contest is already being used as a proxy for the November general election, with tea-leaf reading being in ample supply.
The only problem with all the tea-leaf reading that next Tuesday will bring is that it will be meaningless.
A good deal of practice is necessary before the tea-leaf symbols can be accurately interpreted at a glance.
Her shawl looked particularly like a tea-leaf after long infusion.
Soak a tea-leaf a few minutes in warm water; unroll the leaf and attach it to a white card, for study.
The leaves are large and do not bear the slightest resemblance to the tea-leaf.
A tea-leaf means the same thing, its length denoting whether the stranger will be short or tall.
A wide, shallow cup is the best kind to use for tea-leaf divination—white if possible.
The Colonel was coming round; the rest, or the ointment, or the tea-leaf poultice, had been good for snowblindness.
The tea-leaf symbols are obstinately unfavourable, and display ominous signs of forthcoming sorrow.