teatime

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noun tea·time \ˈtē-ˌtīm\

Definition of teatime

  1. :  the customary time for tea :  late afternoon or early evening

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First Known Use of teatime

1727


TEATIME Defined for English Language Learners

teatime

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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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