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French translation of 'tea'

Word Frequency

tea

[ˈtiː ]
noun
1.  (drink) thé m
a cup of tea une tasse de thé
2.  (leaves) thé m
3.  (herbal) tisane f
herbal teas des tisanes
4.  (Britain) (also: afternoon tea) thé m
5.  (Britain) (evening meal) dîner m
modifier
[ceremony] du thé
[plantation] de thé

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Example Sentences Including 'tea'

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Young entrepreneurs mingle, picking up free tea and coffee from a circular bar.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
At its feet tea lights twinkle in tiny bird cages.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Handy if her neighbours need tea lights.
The Sun (2016)
In the desert they drink piping hot tea to cool down but we prefer cold drinks when the sun is out.
The Sun (2011)
One day he was invited back for tea.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
One of us will go downstairs to sort out the dog and make some tea.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Sugar in tea and coffee also needs to go.
The Sun (2010)
Take the tea out and add some lemon juice before cooling it in the fridge.
The Sun (2011)
The 18th-century potter was much more than a maker of tea cups.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The force of this movement makes the inquisition seem like a tea party.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The prospect of a hot cup of tea anywhere with a radiator was just too tempting.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The sort of cabinet where normal people keep their tea service and silverware.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There was coffee, tea and snacks.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
To make the tea and salt crust, mix the salt and tea leaves in a large bowl.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Today they tackle how to make the perfect cup of tea.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Voucher must be handed in to redeem your free regular tea or coffee.
The Sun (2009)
We provide fruit and kitchen space for people to make tea and coffee and keep milk.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
What if you want to make a cup of tea or go to the loo?
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
You are coming back to tea with us.
Charlotte M. Yonge The Daisy Chain (1837)
If you ask us both who makes the tea, it would be him.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He tells me they do a fantastic afternoon tea.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
What time is too early for tea and homemade cakes?
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Boots Clean eating or cream teas?
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
But she continued to visit and he would cook meals and make tea.
The Sun (2009)
Then head to the tea rooms for hot drinks and festive treats.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We get all the fluids we need from our normal diet and other drinks, including tea.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Will a chicken eat a used tea bag?
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Why do you like tea more than coffee?
Christianity Today (2000)

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'tea' in Other Languages

British English: tea /tiː/ NOUN
drink Tea is a drink. You make it by pouring hot water on to the dry leaves of a plant called the tea bush.
  • American English: tea
  • Arabic: شَاي
  • Brazilian Portuguese: chá
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: čaj
  • Czech: čaj
  • Danish: te
  • Dutch: thee
  • European Spanish:
  • Finnish: tee
  • French: thé
  • German: Tee
  • Greek: τσάι
  • Italian:
  • Japanese: お茶
  • Korean: 음료수
  • Norwegian: te
  • Polish: herbata
  • European Portuguese: chá
  • Romanian: ceai
  • Russian: чай
  • Latin American Spanish:
  • Swedish: te
  • Thai: น้ำชา
  • Turkish: çay
  • Ukrainian: чай
  • Vietnamese: chè trà
British English: tea /tiː/ NOUN
meal Tea is a meal that you eat in the afternoon or the early evening.
  • American English: tea
  • Arabic: شَاي
  • Brazilian Portuguese: chá
  • Chinese: 下午茶
  • Croatian: užina
  • Czech: svačinaodpolední
  • Danish: middagsmad
  • Dutch: avondeten
  • European Spanish: merienda
  • Finnish: tee
  • French: goûterheure du thé
  • German: Tee
  • Greek: κολατσιό
  • Italian:
  • Japanese: 夕食
  • Korean: 저녁식사
  • Norwegian: te
  • Polish: herbatka
  • European Portuguese: chá
  • Romanian: masă în cursul după-amiezii, la care se servește ceai
  • Russian: полдник
  • Latin American Spanish: oncesmerienda de la tarde
  • Swedish: te
  • Thai: ชา
  • Turkish: çay
  • Ukrainian: полуденок
  • Vietnamese: bữa ăn nhẹ

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Translation of tea from the Collins English to French
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