high tea definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British a reasonably substantial dinner that includes tea and is offered when you look at the belated mid-day or early night.
    • A late mid-day or early dinner, also called "meat tea".
    • suppertime
    • Formal afternoon beverage.
    • considerable early dinner including beverage
  • adjective:
    • tea with meat and further relishes.

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