noun British Informal.
a cup of tea.

1920–25; reduced form of cup of (tea) Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
cuppa or cupper (ˈkʌpə)
informal (Brit) a cup of tea
cupper or cupper

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Word Origin & History

colloquial shortening of cup of (coffee, etc.) is recorded from 1925; as a stand-alone (almost always with implied tea) it dates from 1934.
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Example sentences
These espresso machines can make anything from a plain cuppa joe to a fancy-pants latte.
We'd rather sit on the curb somewhere with our cuppa and steal the wifi than browse sans-joe.
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