Definition of tea bag in English:

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tea bag

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noun

A small porous bag containing tea leaves or powdered tea, onto which boiling water is poured in order to make a drink of tea.
Example sentences
  • Pour 1 cup of boiling water over a tea bag and steep, covered, for 15 minutes.
  • Enjoying tea involves far more than just boiling water, adding a tea bag and gulping.
  • Mullen is lean and balding, favors tight, short-sleeved shirts, and can usually be found steeping a tea bag in hot water.

Words that rhyme with tea bag

fleabag

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Syllabification: tea bag

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