Definition of teatime
: the customary time for tea : late afternoon or early evening
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Teatime and Rector snuck down the Marin Headlands, along the bridge, and once the sun set, climbed the bridge's suspension stays from the shore.
Then comes the feast — lunch or dinner, depending on what time the equinox falls — followed by 11 days of herb-laden meals and teatime sweets.
Portillo is on every serious skier’s bucket list, but this resort in the middle of the Chilean Andes is more like sleepaway camp for adults who also love pisco sours, teatime, and staying put.
One day at teatime, about two months after Cocks's arrival, Patterson mentioned Ellis's idea to his protégé.
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Definition of teatime for English Language Learners
: the usual time for the afternoon meal known as tea : late afternoon or early evening
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