Definition of chai in English:

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Pronunciation: /tʃʌɪ/


[mass noun] Indian
Tea made by boiling tea leaves with milk, sugar, and sometimes spices.
Example sentences
  • Green tea, jasmine tea and chai may soothe the body, but try Chinese bamboo wind chimes for that friend who needs some peace of mind.
  • A simpler preparation for chai or peppermint tea also brought family and neighbours together.
  • It was the shepherd families I had met, sitting cross-legged in their mountain huts, eating sour milk balls and drinking chai.


A term in various Indian languages.

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