a set of chinaware for preparing and drinking hot beverages, especially tea.
a set of silver or other metalware for preparing and serving hot beverages, especially tea.
- Also called tea set .
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How to use tea service in a sentence
Suleymanov also sings the praises of the Azerbaijani style of tea service at Sharbat, where loose tea is offered with rock sugar, which is meant to be bitten before sipping the drink, and a pear-shaped glass designed to keep the tea hot.This new Azerbaijani bakery offers stories as good as its pastries | Tom Sietsema | February 26, 2021 | Washington Post
In 2017, they launched a sleep program with a sleep coach, sleep monitoring, a wellness screening, bedtime tea service and a goody bag of sleep-health supplies.
Alice then went to the kitchen and found Clarissa burnishing the tea service.The Broken Sword | Dennison Worthington
Maitland Tait asked, after the tea-service was before us, and I had poured his cup.Amazing Grace | Kate Trimble Sharber
And Clare Biggars had her own tea service in her room at the pension.Ruth Fielding In the Red Cross | Alice B. Emerson
British Dictionary definitions for tea service
the china or pottery articles used in serving tea, including a teapot, cups, saucers, etc
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