wait tables

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Definition of wait tables

US
: to serve food or drinks as a waiter or waitress She has a job waiting tables.

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“Wait tables.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wait%20tables. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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