tea biscuit

Definitions

  • woman and tea biscuits
    woman and tea biscuits
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tea biscuit flat semisweet cookie or biscuit usually served with tea
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Usage

In literature:

The animals were watered and fed, and the men had a breakfast of cocoa or tea, with biscuits and tinned meat.
"With Kitchener in the Soudan" by G. A. Henty
They boiled the water, made tea, and cooked some biscuits.
"The Man Who Rocked the Earth" by Arthur Train
He invited her to share his biscuits; but the noble tea was so recent that she was forced to decline.
"Happy Pollyooly" by Edgar Jepson
Bake like tea biscuits.
"Vaughan's Vegetable Cook Book (4th edition)" by Anonymous
The Brigadier sat down on his biscuit-tin and took a deep draught of tea.
"On the Heels of De Wet" by The Intelligence Officer
Mr Salteena dare not say a word so he swollowed his tea and eat a Marie biscuit hastilly.
"The Young Visiters or, Mr. Salteena's Plan" by Daisy Ashford
The tea was hot; so were the biscuits.
"A Little Norsk; Or, Ol' Pap's Flaxen" by Hamlin Garland
In the morning I eat tea and white biscuits.
"The Eyes of Asia" by Rudyard Kipling
They toiled steadily till noon, and then returned to their log-hut for dinner, which consisted of cold pork, hot tea, biscuit, and salt butter.
"Wrecked but not Ruined" by R.M. Ballantyne
It might be very funny to light a fire on one's own little hearth, and bake one's own little biscuits for tea; but then it was certainly wrong.
"The Twin Cousins" by Sophie May
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In poetry:

waking in northwest London, tea
brought up steaming, a Peak Frean
biscuit alongside to be nibbled
as blue gas leaps up singing
decades ago now
"On The Disadvantages Of Central Heating" by Amy Clampitt

In news:

Meme Suissa's Anise Tea Biscuits.
I’ve long wondered about clotted cream, an English dairy tradition served with biscuits and scones at tea time.
I’ve long wondered about clotted cream , an English dairy tradition served with biscuits and scones at tea time.
The Tetley Tea Folk has signed Yorkshire bakery Grandma Wilds for a new range of branded gaffer's biscuits to Nisa stores this month.
Butter, chocolate, Rich Tea biscuits .
Oh biscuits and tea, aren't you excited.
White, Almond, Sunlight, Ice Grey, Biscuit, Mexican Sand, Cashmere, Sandbar, Tea Green, Skylight, Black Black, Wild Rose, Innocent Blush, Sea Salt, Basalt, Cane Sugar.
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