(Chiefly UK) A late afternoon or early evening meal, also known as "meat tea".
Find another word for afternoon-tea. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for afternoon-tea, like: teatime, five o'clock tea, cream-tea, light supper, tea and high-tea.
Whether you are planning a casual tea party for a gathering of friends, an elegant afternoon tea for a bridal shower or a frilly princess tea party for a little girl's birthday, you can plan the perfect event.
Wynn heard the commotion from his place on the terrace taking afternoon tea.
In the parlor the table is set for afternoon tea and there is a rosewood piano a sure sign of Victorian gentility!