end table

noun
|Updated on: 19 Jul 2018

Definition of end table

: a small table usually about the height of the arm of a chair that is used beside a larger piece of furniture (such as a sofa)

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First Known Use of end table

1851

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Definition of end table for English Language Learners

  • : a small table next to a sofa or chair


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