tea Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “tea” - Learner’s Dictionary

tea

noun [C, U]
 
 
/tiː/
DRINK A1 a hot drink that you make by pouring water onto dried leaves, or the leaves that you use to make this drink: herbal teas Would you like a cup of tea or coffee?Warm drinks
AFTERNOON MEAL UK B1 a small afternoon meal of cakes, biscuits, etc and tea to drink: They invited us for afternoon tea.Meals and parts of meals
EVENING MEAL UK a word used by some people for the meal that is eaten in the eveningMeals and parts of meals
(Definition of tea from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

autumnal

typical of autumn

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More