Associations to the word «Table»
TABLE, noun. Furniture with a top surface to accommodate a variety of uses.
TABLE, noun. An item of furniture with a flat top surface raised above the ground, usually on one or more legs.
TABLE, noun. A flat tray which can be used as a table.
TABLE, noun. (poker) (metonym) The lineup of players at a given table.
TABLE, noun. A group of people at a table, for example for a meal or game.
TABLE, noun. A service of Holy Communion.
TABLE, noun. A two-dimensional presentation of data.
TABLE, noun. A matrix or grid of data arranged in rows and columns.
TABLE, noun. A collection of arithmetic calculations arranged in a table, such as multiplications in a multiplication table.
TABLE, noun. (computing) A lookup table, most often a set of vectors.
TABLE, noun. (sports) A visual representation of a classification of teams or individuals based on their success over a predetermined period.
TABLE, noun. (musical instruments) The top of a stringed instrument, particularly a member of the violin family: the side of the instrument against which the strings vibrate.
TABLE, noun. (backgammon) One half of a backgammon board, which is divided into the inner and outer table.
TABLE, verb. To put on a table.
TABLE, verb. (British) (Canada) (NZ) To propose for discussion (from to put on the table).
TABLE, verb. (US) To hold back to a later time; to postpone.
TABLE, verb. To tabulate; to put into a table.
TABLE, verb. To delineate, as on a table; to represent, as in a picture.
TABLE, verb. To supply with food; to feed.
TABLE, verb. (carpentry) To insert, as one piece of timber into another, by alternate scores or projections from the middle, to prevent slipping; to scarf.
TABLE, verb. To enter upon the docket.
TABLE, verb. (nautical) To make board hems in the skirts and bottoms of (sails) in order to strengthen them in the part attached to the bolt-rope.
TABLE APPLE, noun. Apple cultivars grown for eating raw (as opposed to cooking or cidermaking)
TABLE BOARD, noun. (US) The provision of daily meals; board (separate from rooming).
TABLE BOARD, noun. A table top; a table.
TABLE BOARD, noun. (dated) (historical) A backgammon board.
TABLE CLOTH, noun. Alternative spelling of tablecloth (A cloth used to cover a table)
TABLE D'HÔTE, noun. A menu offering a complete meal, with little choice, at a fixed price
TABLE D'HÔTE, adjective. Of menu selections, offered at a fixed price.
TABLE D'HOTE, noun. Alternative spelling of table d'hôte
TABLE DANCE, noun. A type of erotic dance performed on a table.
TABLE DANCER, noun. Someone who performs a table dance.
TABLE DANCES, noun. Plural of table dance
TABLE DANCING, noun. A type of erotic dancing performed on a table
TABLE DECORATION, noun. Any of many diverse articles placed on a dining table principally as ornament though some may have a secondary function.
TABLE FOOTBALL, noun. A game, based on football (soccer), in which opposing players are represented by small figures mounted on rotating bars.
TABLE KNIFE, noun. A type of knife used to cut cooked and prepared food, with a single moderately sharp edge.
TABLE LAMP, noun. A lamp designed to be used on tables
TABLE LAMPS, noun. Plural of table lamp
TABLE LINEN, noun. Tablecloths and napkins
TABLE MANNERS, noun. An accepted code of conduct for behaviour at a dining table.
TABLE MANNERS, noun. The manner of a behavior of an individual while dining.
TABLE MAT, noun. Alternative form of tablemat
TABLE MOUNTAIN, noun. A flat-topped mountain.
TABLE MOUNTAINS, noun. Plural of table mountain
TABLE OF CONTENTS, noun. A list of titles of the parts of a book or document, organized in the order in which the parts appear.
TABLE SALT, noun. Sodium chloride, the salt most commonly used to season food at the table, usually used to distinguish from other compounds called salts by chemists.
TABLE SAW, noun. A circular saw mounted beneath the surface of a table, the rotating blade protruding up through a slot.
TABLE SAWS, noun. Plural of table saw
TABLE SCRAP, noun. Remaining, meagre portion of a meal.
TABLE SCRAP, noun. (idiomatic) Meagre remainings of anything.
TABLE SETTING, noun. Place setting
TABLE SOCCER, noun. (chiefly US) Alternative form of table football
TABLE STAKES, noun. (poker) A rule where players are only allowed to bet the money they have on the table.
TABLE STEEL, noun. Synonym of table steel guitar.
TABLE STEEL GUITAR, noun. (musical instrument) A type of electric guitar and steel guitar where the fretboard is mounted on a table, which has no resonator body.
TABLE STEEL GUITARIST, noun. Someone who plays the table steel guitar.
TABLE STEEL GUITARISTS, noun. Plural of table steel guitarist
TABLE STEEL GUITARS, noun. Plural of table steel guitar
TABLE STEELS, noun. Plural of table steel
TABLE TALK, noun. (idiomatic) Conversation, especially of an informal or somewhat gossipy nature, among a group seated together for a meal or other social activity.
TABLE TENNIS, noun. A game or sport (similar to tennis) that involves the hitting of a light plastic ball across a table (fashioned like a mini tennis court) by racquets (a.k.a. paddles, a.k.a bats in Britain)
TABLE WINE, noun. (US) Wine that isn't fortified or sparkling.
TABLE WINE, noun. A low-quality wine, suitable for drinking at mealtimes.
TABLE WINE, noun. (US standard of identity) A grape wine containing at most fourteen percent alcohol by volume.
TABLE WINES, noun. Plural of table wine
TABLE, noun. A set of data arranged in rows and columns; "see table 1".
TABLE, noun. A piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table".
TABLE, noun. A piece of furniture with tableware for a meal laid out on it; "I reserved a table at my favorite restaurant".
TABLE, noun. Flat tableland with steep edges; "the tribe was relatively safe on the mesa but they had to descend into the valley for water".
TABLE, noun. A company of people assembled at a table for a meal or game; "he entertained the whole table with his witty remarks".
TABLE, noun. Food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board".
TABLE, verb. Hold back to a later time; "let's postpone the exam".
TABLE, verb. Arrange or enter in tabular form.
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