What does afternoon tea mean?

Definitions for afternoon tea

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word afternoon tea.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tea, afternoon tea, teatime(noun)

    a light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes

    "an Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea"


  1. afternoon tea(Noun)

    A formal meal comprising light snacks, accompanied by tea.

  2. afternoon tea(Noun)

    A small meal or snack eaten between lunch and dinner; a period of time set aside for this purpose, taken as a break from work or from a conference.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of afternoon tea in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of afternoon tea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johnny Perkins:

    They were part of afternoon tea, which had become a fashionable ritual, and that took root at Wimbledon.

  2. Henry James:

    Under certain circumstances there are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.

Images & Illustrations of afternoon tea

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