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herb tea


herbal tea

a tea made of dried herbs and spices and usually containing no caffeine.
Also called herb tea. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • It was all the herb-tea, Mother Klaus declared, and she gained great credit for the cure.

    A Round Dozen Susan Coolidge
  • Nevertheless, the peasant people never hesitated to visit her to beg for herb-tea and oil to rub their joints.

  • Instead of settling down to herb-tea and elegies, Young America, having finished one big job, is looking for another.

    Humanly Speaking Samuel McChord Crothers
  • She insists on bringing the little patient her herb-tea herself.

  • I had bought her an immense cooking range, so that she could make soups and herb-tea for fifty men.

    My Double Life Sarah Bernhardt
  • He had watched the little tailor drinking his herb-tea, and a thought struck him.

    Cousin Pons Honore de Balzac
  • I knew he ought to take something hot of the herb-tea sort, and so started off and gathered a dipperful of the tea-plant leaves.

    Left on Labrador Charles Asbury Stephens

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