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Definition of table

What is the definition of "table"?
  • ta•blenoun
  • 1. An article of furniture supported by one or more vertical legs and having a flat horizontal surface.
    2. The objects laid out for a meal on this article of furniture.
    3. The food and drink served at meals; fare: kept an excellent table.
    4. The company of people assembled around a table, as for a meal.
    5. Games A piece of furniture serving as a playing surface, as for faro, roulette, or dice. Often used in the plural.


Use "table" in a sentence
  • "The trouble with the peace table is that the Allies want it _à la carte_, and Wilson wants it American plan -- _table d'hôte_."

    "DAN _sits on the left of the table, where "East Lynne" is open on the table_."

    "DELIA (_at table and leaning across, with hands on table_)."

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