Idioms about tea
Origin of tea
OTHER WORDS FROM teatea·less, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH teatea , tee
How to use tea in a sentence
The best whiskies are made with finesse and the same attention to detail and mindfulness as the finest teas or sushi.Watch Out, Scotland! Japanese Whisky Is on the Rise|Kayleigh Kulp|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Flock to this beautiful tea house to get a taste of authentic Japanese teas and sweets.
Kids will love the Rawther Fancy Teas with Santa, an hour-long tea party in the Eloise Shop (212-546-5460; Fridays in December).
I know I would have tried natural teas/herbs/foods to try to start an abortion/miscarriage.In North Dakota, Women Who Had the Choice to Abort|Winston Ross|March 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Since cold beverages can actually lower your core temperature, drink hot teas or warm water with lemon.
Yet everywhere, as at New York, the merchants bound themselves not to import any British teas.The Eve of the Revolution|Carl Becker
But she could not afford to risk being cut off from those little garden teas.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan
The notes contained invitations to teas and dinners, the parcels small offerings to himself.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
At the end of twenty days the question must be decided, and if the teas were landed all was lost.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson
Took the girls out to ice-cream sociables and yellow teas every day you wasn't playing golf or hop-scotch, I suppose.The Rover Boys on the Farm|Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
British Dictionary definitions for tea
- the dried shredded leaves of this shrub, used to make a beverage by infusion in boiling water
- such a beverage, served hot or iced
- (as modifier)tea caddy; tea urn
- any of various plants that are similar to Camellia sinensis or are used to make a tealike beverage
- any such beverage
- Also called: afternoon tea a light meal eaten in mid-afternoon, usually consisting of tea and cakes, biscuits, or sandwiches
- (as modifier)a tea party
- Also called: high tea afternoon tea that also includes a light cooked dish
Word Origin for tea
Other Idioms and Phrases with tea
see cup of tea; not for all the tea in china; tempest in a teapot.