Definition of teacup
: a small cup usually with a handle used with a saucer for hot beverages
Recent Examples of teacup from the Web
IMHO, the fuss over the Opener malware is a storm in a teacup.
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First Known Use of teacup
TEACUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of teacup for English Language Learners
: a small cup used for drinking tea
TEACUP Defined for Kids
Definition of teacup for Students
: a cup used with a saucer for hot drinks
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