AskDefine | Define teatime

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teatime n : a light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes; "an Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea" [syn: tea, afternoon tea]

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Noun

teatime
  1. In the context of "mostly|UK": the traditional time, in the late afternoon, for serving tea (the meal)

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

TV dinner, alfresco meal, barbecue, breakfast, brunch, buffet supper, clambake, coffee break, cookout, diner, dinner, elevenses, fish fry, high tea, hot luncheon, lunch, luncheon, mash, meat breakfast, petit dejeuner, picnic, supper, tea, tea break, tiffin, wiener roast, wienie roast
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