Definition of tea trolley in English:

tea trolley

(US tea wagon)


  • A small wheeled trolley from which tea is served.

    • ‘The passing of the tea trolley was one of many opportunities, now lost, to connect with workmates.’
    • ‘At around a quarter to eleven, the clank of the tea trolley could be heard clattering along the corridor.’
    • ‘Of course, the tea trolleys, as such, are no more.’
    • ‘She said the equipment moved between wards were tea trolleys and vacuum cleaners.’


tea trolley