Definition of tea room in English:

tea room

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noun

  • 1A small restaurant or cafe where tea and other light refreshments are served.
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    • For the café tea room is quitting its home of 33 years in Northallerton and moving two doors down the town's High Street.
    • Sadly, the tea room was not serving any teas - apparently because of low water pressure problems.
    • Pints have been pulled at the pub since 1991 when it was converted from a tea room and restaurant.
  • 2South African dated A shop selling sweets, cigarettes, newspapers, and perishable goods.
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    • The fact that the tea room doesn't take credit cards and they never have change all adds to the experience.
    • Here's a conversation I had with one of the girls in the tea room this morning.
    • Bhirha Crafts must boast one of the largest selections of South African curios in the country and the baked goods from the tea room are also worth leaving home for.
  • 3North American informal A public toilet used as a meeting place by homosexuals.
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    • They also claimed that cybersex had become the new tea room for meeting anonymous partners and engaging in a fantasy world.

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