console table


Definition of console table

: a table fixed to a wall with its top supported by consoles or front legs broadly : a table designed to fit against a wall

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Examples of console table in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Then place a narrow credenza or console table behind the sofa. Mimi Montgomery, Washington Post, 13 July 2022 Here, in a space by Justina Blakeney, the console table also functions as a fold-out desk. Hadley Mendelsohn, House Beautiful, 29 June 2022 Designer Tamsin Johnson disguised the radiator and added a surface spot for flowers by placing a thin glass console table over it. Hadley Mendelsohn, House Beautiful, 23 June 2022 Joshua Greene also included a console table to dress things up and disguise the fence. Hadley Mendelsohn, House Beautiful, 18 Apr. 2022 Pieces already in the room included a billiards table custom made in the 1950s for the owner of a billiards table company in Chicago, chairs and a console table. Joanne Kempinger Demski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 26 May 2022 His Southern antiques include a mid-19th-century mirror that reflects light from its perch on a console table, expanding the space, and a French fauteuil chair Mr. Carroll picked up in New Orleans years ago. Kathryn O’shea-evans, WSJ, 20 May 2022 Add a narrow console table behind your sofa to showcase decorative table lamps, accessories, an orchid or even a water feature. Monique Valeris, Good Housekeeping, 2 May 2022 Here, in a space by Justina Blakeney, the console table also functions as a fold-out desk. Hadley Mendelsohn, House Beautiful, 13 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of console table

1807, in the meaning defined above

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30 Jul 2022

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“Console table.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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