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tea tray

n.
A tray for holding a tea service.

tea′ tray`


n.
a tray for articles used in serving tea.
[1765–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tea tray - a tray that accommodates a tea servicetea tray - a tray that accommodates a tea service
tea service, tea set - a set of china or silverware for serving tea
tray - an open receptacle for holding or displaying or serving articles or food
Translations

tea tray

nvassoio da tè
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Instead of the streamlined PS40,000 toboggans used at Pyeongchang, we improvised with metal tea trays emblazoned with unseasonal seaside motifs declaring "Souvenir from Talacre" or wherever.
Scholars of typology, the history of books, and similar disciplines explore such aspects of his work and times as the topographies of a typographer: mapping John Baskerville since the 18th century, Baskerville as a japanner of tea trays and other household goods, Baskerville the writing master: calligraphy and type in the 17th and 18th centuries, a reappraisal of his Greek types, English printers and their use of Baskerville's type 1767-90, and the Cambridge cult of the Baskerville Press.
Choose where in your home you want to give birth and write a checklist - for example, music and candles for a calm atmosphere, temperature control, plenty of pillows, clean tea trays for equipment, torch and batteries, birthing pool, snacks and bendy straws for easier drinking.
At this age, I still carry tea trays around the cafeteria to serve customers.
Impromptu concerts and dances sprang up every where and processions of people danced around the side streets banging dustbin lids, tea trays and other improvised musical instruments as Birmingham finally let loose the pent up emotions of the past six years.
Like doctors in surgery, seven men in clean white coats chiseled, lacquered, painted and finished pieces of wood and mother of pearl into the same coasters and tea trays lining the shelves in Debs' shop.
They've even made the luge, where competitors on tea trays hurtle down a giant model of an intestine, into a relay.
Although the sudden sight of a sweaty Alan Titchmarsh tending to his compost would have probably resulted in a disgusted nation putting down its tea trays en masse.
At the other end of the social scale the tea trays of aristocrats are adorned with the same biscuits we all enjoy, and next time you hold a box of McVities Jaffa Cakes, look closer and you will see the badge of Royal Appointment.
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Not since the huge flurries of the '80s, when my friends, younger brother and I would spend heady days sliding down the bank near our house on tea trays, have I known a winter quite like this.
But as we drove past Primrose Hill and watched kids pelting each other with snowballs and crashing down the slopes on tea trays and dustbin liners it was hard to think that these were the same poor creatures that might take a tumble in the playground.