tea garden


Definition of tea garden

1 : a public garden where tea and light refreshments are served
2 : a tea plantation

Examples of tea garden in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Admission to the tea garden is an extra $5 and includes tea and dessert. Laura Latzko, The Arizona Republic, 18 Oct. 2021 Results showed most residents were interested in a beer/tea garden with a new building for concessions. Erik S. Hanley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 Sep. 2021 Edible flowers serve as pollinator protectors for the property's five beehives, and a culinary herb and tea garden grows chamomile, mint, lemon balm, motherwort, tulsi, and more. Kristin Braswell, Travel + Leisure, 22 Aug. 2021 Here’s a representative sample of our priorities: Mine: solar battery backup, rainwater cisterns, home brewing and fermenting, tea garden for caffeine. Adam Nemett, Rolling Stone, 14 May 2021 For nearly two centuries, the children of West Bengal’s tea garden workers have had to take on their parents’ life-long jobs to retain housing tied to plantation labor when their parents retire. Roli Srivastava, The Christian Science Monitor, 24 Mar. 2021 The tea garden was built by the Hagiwara family, which was held in internment camps during World War II. Carl Nolte, SFChronicle.com, 24 Oct. 2020 For the writer and editor Deborah Needleman, formerly of T, the joy of the tea garden is at once horticultural and aromatic. Aimee Farrell, New York Times, 22 Oct. 2020 Elephants kill more than 400 people – many of them tea garden workers – in the country each year. Kalpana Sunder, The Christian Science Monitor, 5 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of tea garden

1780, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of tea garden was in 1780

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30 Oct 2021

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“Tea garden.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tea%20garden. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of tea garden

: a public garden where tea and other refreshments are served
: an area of land where tea is grown

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