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tea party

1. n. a wild drinking party. (Like the Mad Hatter’s party in Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland.) There was a loud tea party going on in the corner booth when Marlowe came in.
2. n. something easy; a pleasant and unstressful event. The test was a real tea party. No sweat.
See also: party, tea
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We are delighted that they have held a tea party again this summer and a massive well done to everyone involved for raising such a brilliant total.
Helen Cahill, community liaison coordinator at John Lewis Cardiff said: "We're so proud to be a part of Marie Curie's Blooming Great Tea Party campaign this year and I know our partners had a great time hosting this recruitment eventy with customers in The Place to Eat.
She reworks survey data from Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) to compare Tea Party women both with other GOP women and with Independents and Democrats, and she contrasts positions taken by Tea Party leaders with the politics of everyday supporters.
While some pundits have credited the same strain of "alt-right" nationalist politics that birthed the tea party for the rise of Trump, many in the tea party movement intially seemed skeptical of the GOP nominee.
To register or for tea party inspiration, visit www.
Come along and enjoy a vintage tea party with a buffet table and home baked savouries.
In 2012, approximately 450,000 people were official members of the national Tea Party movement and approximately 45 million American identified with the Tea Party (Parker and Barreto 2013, 242).
25-30 Gallup poll, demonstrate that despite what appears to be a lower profile this year, the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party -- about 18% of all national adults -- remains a powerful force, given their higher interest in the election and higher motivation to vote.
The Tea Party does not advocate allowing an American ambassador and other American citizens to be killed in an attack on an American consulate and then lying about the cause of the attack.
People can have a cuppa with friends or hold a tea party for the event.
We rely on the generous support of the local community to ensure more terminally ill people can receive this care at the time when they need it most To hold a Blooming Great Tea Party between June 20-29 and receive a free fundraising pack call 0845 052 4184 or visit www.
This year's Senate primaries got off to an uneven start for the tea party.
THE guys at British Military Fitness (below) held their own tea party in the park to show that anyone can hold a tea party to help raise funds for Marie Curie.
Summary: Tea party groups have claimed that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) unfairly targeted tea partiers seeking non-profit status, but now, conservative congressmen have targeted the .
UNLIKE the BJP which organised tea parties to promote Narendra Modi, the m dmi Party ( P) is hosting a tea party on March 29 in Gurgaon to raise funds for the Lok Sabha poll campaign.