a small, porous bag, as of paper, containing tea leaves and used in making an individual cup of tea
A small porous sack holding enough leaves, fruits, flowers, or other plant parts to make an individual serving of tea.
(plural tea bags)
(third-person singular simple present tea bags, present participle tea bagging, simple past and past participle tea bagged)
- (intransitive, slang) To protest against those favoring increasing economic power of the US federal government (as part of the Tea Party).