An example of tea is Darjeeling black.
Mint tea, beef tea.
Go to the supermarket and buy some tea.
Would you like some tea?
Darjeeling is a tea from India.
Camomile tea; mint tea.
Kids, your tea's on the table!
The family were sitting round the table, having their tea.
Other Word Forms
Origin of tea
- Probably Dutch thee from Malay teh from Amoy te (equivalent to Mandarin chá) from dialectal Early Middle Chinese daɨ akin to Middle Chinese drƐː (source of Mandarin chá tea) chanoyu
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition