- a small box, can, or chest for holding tea leaves.
Origin of tea caddy
Examples from the Web for tea caddy
Historical Examples of tea caddy
It was Rose turning the key in the lock and lifting the lid of the tea-caddy.
I saw that tea-caddy at Golovliovo with my own eyes, when papa was still alive.A Family of Noblemen
He took up the teapot; it was empty; the tea-caddy was locked up.The Revolution in Tanner's Lane
A cup with a black glaze should not be associated with a tea-caddy of black lacquer.The Book of Tea
But I told you to put in some tea, and I gave you the tea-caddy.The Cat and Fiddle Book
Lady Florence Bell