Definition of teatime
: the customary time for tea : late afternoon or early evening
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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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