green tea

noun

Definition of green tea

  1. :  tea that is light in color and made from leaves that have not been oxidized before drying

First Known Use of green tea

1704


GREEN TEA Defined for English Language Learners

green tea

noun

Definition of green tea for English Language Learners

  • : a type of tea that is light in color


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