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teacup Saltos de línea: tea¦cup
Pronunciación: /ˈtiːkʌp/

Definición de teacup en inglés:

sustantivo

1A cup from which tea is drunk.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The earliest EIC printed catalogue, from 1704, shows chocolate cups and teacups, both with saucers.
  • His mother came in a moment later with a tray with two teacups full of coffee, some sugar and a small container of cream.
  • Evangeline shrugged and gestured to the tray of teacups on the coffee table.
1.1An amount held by a teacup, about 150 ml.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Mix half a teacup of sugar with water in a small pan.

Derivados

teacupful

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Pronunciación: /ˈtiːkʌpfʊl/
sustantivo (plural teacupfuls)
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Drink one teacupful of plantain tea four to five times daily until relief is obtained.
  • Beat the eggs light and add with the flour and a quarter of a teacupful of sweet milk.
  • Cover with paste, and when the pie is baked, pour into it a large teacupful of cream.

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