Definition of high tea noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


high tea

BrE BrE//ˌhaɪ ˈtiː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhaɪ ˈtiː//
(British English) Types of meal
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a meal consisting of cooked food, bread and butter and cakes, usually with tea to drink, eaten in the late afternoon or early evening instead of dinner See related entries: Types of meal