cocktail table

noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The 1970s chairs are from Revival, and the vintage cocktail table is from Martin La Brocante. Kelsey Mulvey, ELLE Decor, 29 Dec. 2022 Other features include a throw pillow, six-way adjustable headrest, calf-and-foot rests, and an in-flight entertainment screen measuring 13.3 inches wide, as well as a dining table with side cocktail table, and charging ports. Jessica Puckett, Condé Nast Traveler, 2 Sep. 2022 From top: Maurice cocktail table by Made Goods, Zion sofa by Mr. Brown, and Ruffle coffee table by Julian Chichester. Parker Bowie Larson, ELLE Decor, 23 Nov. 2022 The result is this soothing living area, which features a horizonlike custom wallpaper, a curvaceous custom sofa in a velvety Élitis fabric, and a Crate & Barrel three-legged cocktail table. Rima Suqi, ELLE Decor, 12 July 2022 The home’s overall aesthetic is uniformly simple on the first floor and includes a range of signature pieces, such as a James de Wulf concrete table, a vintage Paul Kingma cocktail table and a Hans Wegner lounge chair. Robert Rorke, Robb Report, 16 Oct. 2022 The curvy cocktail table is modern in form, but the stone and brass honor the home’s history. Elizabeth Sweet, WSJ, 31 Aug. 2022 Examples of the latter include a puffy Italian leather armchair in the entry hall and the puddle-shaped oak cocktail table in the sitting room. Ian Phillips, ELLE Decor, 1 June 2022 The cocktail table is from Burke Decor, and the Akari pendant from the Noguchi Museum. Nancy Hass, ELLE Decor, 1 June 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1913, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cocktail table was in 1913

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“Cocktail table.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cocktail%20table. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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