card table

noun

Definition of card table

: a table designed for playing cards especially : a square table with folding legs

Examples of card table in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Then a folding card table is found whose top, fully unfolded, fits precisely between two opposing concavities in the sinusoidal ripple of the walls. Rafil Kroll-zaidi, Harper's Magazine, "Reason Not the Need," 15 Sep. 2020 Curreri was there, too, seated at a card table in the middle of a grid of folding chairs, his water bottle in front of him, running sound. Brendan Fitzgerald, Longreads, "“I miss my body when it was ferocious” The Transfiguration of Paul Curreri," 10 Aug. 2020 Curreri was there, too, seated at a card table in the middle of a grid of folding chairs, his water bottle in front of him, running sound. Brendan Fitzgerald, Longreads, "“I miss my body when it was ferocious” The Transfiguration of Paul Curreri," 10 Aug. 2020 Curreri was there, too, seated at a card table in the middle of a grid of folding chairs, his water bottle in front of him, running sound. Brendan Fitzgerald, Longreads, "“I miss my body when it was ferocious” The Transfiguration of Paul Curreri," 10 Aug. 2020 Initially, Barzelay ramped up Lazy Bear in his apartment, bringing in an extra card table, pushing his couches against the walls and buying a second fridge. Janelle Bitker, SFChronicle.com, "San Francisco’s Lazy Bear rose out of a recession. Can it survive coronavirus?," 13 Aug. 2020 Curreri was there, too, seated at a card table in the middle of a grid of folding chairs, his water bottle in front of him, running sound. Brendan Fitzgerald, Longreads, "“I miss my body when it was ferocious” The Transfiguration of Paul Curreri," 10 Aug. 2020 After nearly two months of silent slot machines and empty card tables, several Arizona casinos are starting to reopen their doors — with new sanitation measures in place to ward off COVID-19. Alison Steinbach, azcentral, "Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino and Fort McDowell Casino to reopen on Friday after COVID-19 closures," 11 May 2020 Inside, mask-wearing volunteers sat at a half-dozen card tables, appropriately spaced, entering people’s census information into computers. Joe Garofoli, SFChronicle.com, "‘We are invisible’: Coronavirus just made census counting harder in Bay Area," 16 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of card table

1711, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of card table was in 1711

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25 Sep 2020

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“Card table.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/card%20table. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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card table

noun

English Language Learners Definition of card table

: a small table that is used for playing card games and that often has legs that fold up

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