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tea bag

n.
A small porous sack holding enough leaves, fruits, flowers, or other plant parts to make an individual serving of tea.
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tea bag

n
1. (Cookery) a small bag of paper or cloth containing tea leaves, infused in boiling water to make tea
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tea′ bag`


n.
a small sack, usu. of thin paper holding a measured amount of tea leaves for making an individual serving of tea.
[1900–05]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tea bag - a measured amount of tea in a bag for an individual serving of teatea bag - a measured amount of tea in a bag for an individual serving of tea
tea leaf, tea - dried leaves of the tea shrub; used to make tea; "the store shelves held many different kinds of tea"; "they threw the tea into Boston harbor"
2.tea bag - small paper bag holding a measure of tea
bag - a flexible container with a single opening; "he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"
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Translations
čajový sáček
tebrev
teepussi
vrećica čaja
ティーバッグ
티백
čajna vrečka
tepåse
ถุงชา
gói chè

tea bag

nbustina di tè
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

tea bag

كِيْسٌ شَاي čajový sáček tebrev Teebeutel σακουλάκι τσαγιού bolsita de té teepussi sachet de thé vrećica čaja bustina di tè ティーバッグ 티백 theezakje tepose torebka herbaty saquinho de chá чайный пакетик tepåse ถุงชา torba çay gói chè 茶袋
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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