teaberry

noun

tea·​ber·​ry ˈtē-ˌber-ē How to pronounce teaberry (audio)

Word History

Etymology

from the use of its leaves as a substitute for tea

First Known Use

1818, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of teaberry was in 1818

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“Teaberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teaberry. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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