Definición de tea leaf en inglés:

tea leaf

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  • 1 (tea leaves) Dried leaves of tea, especially after infusion in tea-making or as dregs: figurative these are good signs, say those who read the economic tea leaves
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    • His main beverage is a unique concoction of ingredients deemed healthy in Japan: raw egg, sesame seeds, unpolished rice, parched bean flour, green tea leaves, vinegar and yogurt.
    • Patients with high blood pressure are advised to use pillows full of white chrysanthemum flowers, tea leaves or bamboo leaves.
    • The prices of jute, potato, soyabean, cashew nut, pepper, rubber, green tea leaves, coconut, groundnut and coffee have fallen sharply.
  • 2British rhyming slang A thief.
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    • Having a tea leaf around means no one trusts anyone.
    • He's a right tea leaf - I heard they had to nail everything down in the prison.
    • He used to bring home many copies for his friends, he was a right tea leaf!

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