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Definition of "chai" [chai]

  • A beverage made from spiced black tea, honey, and milk. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "chai" in a sentence
  • "In the United States, the word "chai" is used to refer almost exclusively to the Indian "masala chai" beverage."
  • "I thought the chai was seriously lacking in chai flavor."
  • "This "Mexican chai" is delicious and the best use of most Mexican coffee."