tea service


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tea service

n.
A set of articles, such as matching cups and a teapot, used in serving tea. Also called tea set.

tea service

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tea set

n
the china or pottery articles used in serving tea, including a teapot, cups, saucers, etc

tea′ serv`ice


n.
a set of chinaware, silver, etc., for preparing and serving hot beverages, esp. tea.
Also called tea′ set`.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tea service - a set of china or silverware for serving teatea service - a set of china or silverware for serving tea
cream pitcher, creamer - a small pitcher for serving cream
sugar bowl - a dish in which sugar is served
tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)
teapot - pot for brewing tea; usually has a spout and handle
tea tray - a tray that accommodates a tea service
Translations

tea service

tea set nservizio da tè
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