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Definition of Tea

Tea

  1. The prepared leaves of a shrub, or small tree (Thea, / Camellia, Chinensis). The shrub is a native of China, but has been introduced to some extent into some other countries.
  2. A decoction or infusion of tea leaves in boiling water; as, tea is a common beverage.
  3. Any infusion or decoction, especially when made of the dried leaves of plants; as, sage tea; chamomile tea; catnip tea.
  4. The evening meal, at which tea is usually served; supper.
  5. To take or drink tea.

Tea Quotations

A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
Eleanor Roosevelt

You can't get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.
C. S. Lewis

Drama's not safe and it's not pretty and it's not kind. People expect the basic template of television drama where there might be naughty villains, but everyone ends up having a nice cup of tea. You've got to do big moral choices and show the terrible things people do in terrible situations. Drama is failing if it doesn't do that.
Russell T Davies

If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
Abraham Lincoln

The Tea Party people say they're angry about socialism, but maybe they're really angry about capitalism. If there's a sense of being looked down upon, it's that sense of failure that's built into a system that assures everyone they can make it to the top, but then reserves the top for only a tiny fraction of the strivers.
Gail Collins
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Tea Translations

tea in Afrikaans is tee
tea in Danish is te
tea in Dutch is thee
tea in Finnish is tee
tea in German is Tee
tea in Hungarian is tea
tea in Norwegian is te
tea in Swedish is te

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