tea wagon

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  1. a small table on wheels for carrying articles for use in serving tea.

Origin of tea wagon

First recorded in 1920–25

Words Nearby tea wagon

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How to use tea wagon in a sentence

  • Before her was a tea wagon and she was at present pouring a cup for a slightly stiff person in knickerbockers.

    Tutors' Lane | Wilmarth Lewis
  • Mary had brought in the tea wagon, which Hortense thought looked like a dwarf.

  • He was pushing before him a tea-wagon of wonderful design and craftsmanship.

    The Purple Flame | Roy J. Snell
  • Dave spilled him as easily as he might have a tea-wagon laden with dishes.

    Red Dynamite | Roy J. Snell
  • A tea wagon offers the most attractive service for an afternoon tea.

    Book of Etiquette, Volume 2 | Lillian Eichler Watson

British Dictionary definitions for tea wagon

tea wagon

  1. a US and Canadian variant for tea trolley

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