tea table


Definition of tea table

: a table used or spread for tea specifically : a small table for serving afternoon tea

Examples of tea table in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the Matisse to the left, two women enjoy the leafy garden in the dappled light of a sunny day, seated at a tea table set up beneath the trees. Los Angeles Times, 16 June 2021 Carlo Bugatti inlaid mahogany tea table and its companion tea and coffee service, made of gilt silver festooned with ivory tusks. Steven Litt, cleveland, 25 Dec. 2020 Parlor: Settee, two formal side chairs, tea table, tea serving set, wall art, formal fireplace tools, wine glasses and candleholder. cleveland, 29 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of tea table

1688, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tea table was in 1688

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“Tea table.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tea%20table. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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