taboret

noun
tab·​o·​ret | \ ˌta-bə-ˈret, -ˈrā\
variants: or tabouret

Definition of taboret

1 : a cylindrical seat or stool without arms or back
2 : a small portable stand or cabinet

First Known Use of taboret

1630, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for taboret

French tabouret, literally, small drum, from Middle French, diminutive of tabor, tabour drum, from Old French

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