A beverage made from spiced black tea, milk, and sugar or honey.
A hot drink of black tea with spices and milk.
A beverage made with black teas, steamed milk and sweet spices based loosely on Indian recipes.
Origin of chai
Hindi cāy Urdu čā’eteaultimately (probably via Persian čāy) from Mandarin cháteaor a kindred Chinese source chanoyu
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Hindiचाय / چای (ćāy), from Persianچای, from Turkishçay , from Sinitic 茶 (chá). Ultimately cognate to tea; see that page for extended history.
Chai Sentence Examples
For the best health benefits, add it to chai tea.
If you want to send an ecard with something unique, then go to Mile Chai.
Spiced chai is a very popular type of tea blend with a rich, warm, slight cinnamon taste.
About 1880, while the Gediz Chai was throwing its silt unchecked into the Gulf of Smyrna and gradually filling the navigable channel, there was talk of reviving Fokia as a new port for Smyrna, and connecting it with the Cassaba railway.
It then runs west, south and east round the rock-mass of Musher Dagh, and receives (right) the Kuru Chai, down which the Sivas-Malatia road runs, and the Tokhma Su, from Gorun (Gauraina) and Darende.