Tea
volume
folder open
wordList
Close
British pronunciation/tˈiː/
American pronunciation/ˈti/
01

a drink we make by soaking dried tea leaves in hot water

folder open
wordList
Close
tea definition and meaning

What is "tea"?

Tea is a beverage that is made from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant. It is one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world and is enjoyed in many different cultures and countries. There are many different types of tea, each with its own unique flavor, aroma, and health benefits. Some of the most common types of tea include black tea, green tea, white tea, oolong tea, and herbal tea. Tea is typically brewed by steeping tea leaves in hot water, which allows the flavors and nutrients to infuse into the water. It can be enjoyed plain or with milk, sugar, or honey, depending on personal preference. Tea is often associated with relaxation, health, and well-being, and is a beloved and iconic part of many cultures around the world. It is a versatile and customizable beverage that can be adapted to suit individual tastes and preferences.

1.1

dried leaves of the tea shrub; used to make tea

tea definition and meaning
1.2

an occasion in which tea is served to the people; tea party

tea definition and meaning
1.3

a hot drink that is made by soaking different fruits, leaves, flowers, etc. in hot water

tea definition and meaning
02

a light meal with tea including sandwiches and pastries, traditionally served in the afternoon

folder open
wordList
Close
tea definition and meaning

What is "tea"?

Tea refers to a light meal typically served in the afternoon, consisting of a selection of sandwiches, pastries, cakes, and other sweet or savory treats, accompanied by tea. This tradition originated in Britain and is often associated with social gatherings, such as afternoon tea parties or gatherings with friends and family. The menu for tea can vary widely but typically includes a combination of finger sandwiches with various fillings, scones served with clotted cream and jam, and an assortment of cakes, pastries, and biscuits.

03

a tropical evergreen shrub or small tree extensively cultivated in e.g. China and Japan and India; source of tea leaves

folder open
wordList
Close
example
Example
examples
She chose tea over coffee.
Some prefer tea to coffee.
After hours of stirring, the sugar had completely saturated the tea.
My grandmother often brewed herbal medicine teas for common ailments.
The tea enthusiast always prefers loose tea leaves over tea bags for a fresher and more flavorful cup of tea.
download-mobile-app
Download Mobile App
Langeek Mobile Application
Download Application
Shareable cards

Meaning of "Tea"

Meaning of "Tea"

Meaning of "Tea"

Meaning of "Tea"

Meaning of "Tea"
Copyright © 2024 Langeek Inc. | All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2024 Langeek Inc.
All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy
instagramtelegramlinkedintwitterfacebook
langeek application

Download Mobile App

stars

app store