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Coke vs. Tea

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Cokenoun

(uncountable) Solid residue from roasting coal in a coke oven; used principally as a fuel and in the production of steel and formerly as a domestic fuel.

Teanoun

(uncountable) The dried leaves or buds of the tea plant, Camellia sinensis.

‘Go to the supermarket and buy some tea.’;

Cokenoun

Cocaine.

Teanoun

(uncountable) The drink made by infusing these dried leaves or buds in hot water.

‘Would you like some tea?’;

Cokenoun

alternative case form of Cokecola-based soft drink, especially Coca-Cola.

Teanoun

(countable) A variety of the tea plant.

‘Darjeeling is a tea from India.’;

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Cokenoun

alternative case form of Cokea serving of cola-based soft drink, especially Coca-Cola.

Teanoun

(uncountable) By extension, any drink made by infusing parts of various other plants. Also, meat stock served hot as a drink, often as a stimulant or restorative.

‘camomile tea; mint tea; beef tea’;

Cokenoun

alternative case form of Cokeany soft drink, regardless of type.

Teanoun

A cup of any one of these drinks, often with a small amount of milk or cream added and sweetened with sugar or honey.

Cokeverb

(transitive) To produce coke from coal.

Teanoun

A glass of iced tea, typically served with ice cubes and sometimes with a slice or wedge of lemon.

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Cokeverb

(intransitive) To turn into coke.

Teanoun

A light meal eaten mid-afternoon, typically with tea; afternoon tea.

Cokenoun

Mineral coal charred, or depriver of its bitumen, sulphur, or other volatile matter by roasting in a kiln or oven, or by distillation, as in gas works. It is lagerly used where smokeless fire is required.

Teanoun

The main evening meal, irrespective of whether tea is drunk with it.

‘The family were sitting round the table, having their tea.’;

Cokeverb

To convert into coke.

Teanoun

(cricket) The break in play between the second and third sessions.

‘Australia were 490 for 7 at tea on the second day.’;

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Cokenoun

carbon fuel produced by distillation of coal

Teanoun

Marijuana.

Cokenoun

Coca Cola is a trademarked cola

Teanoun

Information, especially sensitive and/or juicy gossip. Connected to the idea of sipping tea while listening to such information.

‘spill the tea on that drama’;

Cokenoun

street names for cocaine

Teanoun

A moment, a historical unit of time from China, about the amount of time needed to quickly drink a traditional cup of tea. It is now found in Chinese-language historical fiction.

Cokeverb

become coke;

‘petroleum oils coke after distillation’;

Teaverb

To drink tea.

Teaverb

To take afternoon tea (the light meal).

Teanoun

The prepared leaves of a shrub, or small tree (Thea Chinensis or Camellia Chinensis). The shrub is a native of China, but has been introduced to some extent into some other countries.

Teanoun

A decoction or infusion of tea leaves in boiling water; as, tea is a common beverage.

Teanoun

Any infusion or decoction, especially when made of the dried leaves of plants; as, sage tea; chamomile tea; catnip tea.

Teanoun

The evening meal, at which tea is usually served; supper.

Teaverb

To take or drink tea.

Teanoun

a beverage made by steeping tea leaves in water;

‘iced tea is a cooling drink’;

Teanoun

a light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes;

‘an Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea’;

Teanoun

dried leaves of the tea shrub; used to make tea;

‘the store shelves held many different kinds of tea’; ‘they threw the tea into Boston harbor’;

Teanoun

a reception or party at which tea is served;

‘we met at the Dean's tea for newcomers’;

Teanoun

a tropical evergreen shrub or small tree extensively cultivated in e.g. China and Japan and India; source of tea leaves;

‘tea has fragrant white flowers’;

Teanoun

a hot drink made by infusing the dried crushed leaves of the tea plant in boiling water

‘Katherine sipped her tea’;

Teanoun

the dried leaves used to make tea

‘tea from India and Ceylon’; ‘tea bags containing teas from selected estates’;

Teanoun

a drink made from the infused leaves, fruits, or flowers of plants other than tea

‘fruit teas’; ‘herbal tea’;

Teanoun

any hot drink, for example, coffee or cocoa.

Teanoun

the evergreen shrub or small tree which produces tea leaves, native to southern and eastern Asia and grown as a major cash crop.

Teanoun

a light afternoon meal consisting typically of tea to drink, sandwiches, and cakes

‘picnic teas’; ‘they were about to take afternoon tea’;

Teanoun

a cooked evening meal

‘it reminds me of Sunday teas when I was a very small child’; ‘fish and chips for tea’;

Teanoun

breakfast, typically consisting of a hot drink and bread.

Teaverb

drink tea or take afternoon tea

‘I teaed with Professor Herron’;

Tea

Tea is an aromatic beverage prepared by pouring hot or boiling water over cured or fresh leaves of Camellia sinensis, an evergreen shrub native to China and East Asia. After water, it is the most widely consumed drink in the world.

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