First Known Use of coffee-table
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The utility of an antique coffee table in a Manhattan apartment took a sudden, historic turn when New York prosecutors swung by to pick it up.
Place a bottle of your favorite bourbon and your nicest rocks glass on the coffee table.
For decades, an intricate mosaic of deep greens and reds sat in the home of a New York art dealer, who affixed the piece to a pedestal and used it as a coffee table.
Though nearly unrecognizable, Miley Cyrus appears as a glowing flower fairy on the cover of legendary photographer David LaChapelle's first publication in 10 years, the upcoming coffee table book Lost + Found.
Bell sneers at Hansen, who's dressed like a frog, before throwing him into a coffee table.
Would the bevel on its base sit correctly on a coffee table?
Sit on a comfortable sofa and tea is served on the coffee table, or select a dining table.
This petite version can nestle on a desk or coffee table, and looks great in a grouping.
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First Known Use of coffee table
COFFEE-TABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of coffee table for English Language Learners
: a long, low table that is usually placed in front of a sofa in someone's home
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