table tennis

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table tennis

n.
A game similar to lawn tennis, played on a table with paddles and a small hollow plastic ball.

table tennis

n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) a miniature form of tennis played on a table with small bats and a light hollow ball

ta′ble ten`nis


n.
a game resembling tennis, played on a table with small paddles and a hollow celluloid or plastic ball.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.table tennis - a game (trademark Ping-Pong) resembling tennis but played on a table with paddles and a light hollow balltable tennis - a game (trademark Ping-Pong) resembling tennis but played on a table with paddles and a light hollow ball
table game - a game that is played on a table
rally, exchange - (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes; "after a short rally Connors won the point"
Translations
تِنِس الطاوِلَهكُرَةُ الطَاوِلَة
stolní tenis
bordtennis
tabloteniso
pöytätennis
stolni tenis
asztalitenisz
borîtennis
ping pongping-pongtennistavolo
卓球
탁구
namizni tenis
bordtennis
เทเบิลเทนนิส กรเล่นปิงปอง
môn bóng bàn

table tennis

ntennis m da tavolo, ping-pong ® m

table

(ˈteibl) noun
1. a piece of furniture consisting of a flat, horizontal surface on legs used eg to put food on at meals, or for some games. Put all the plates on the table.
2. a statement of facts or figures arranged in columns etc. The results of the experiments can be seen in table 5.
3. the people sitting at a table. The whole table heard what he said.
ˈtablecloth noun
a cloth for covering a table, usually for a meal. an embroidered tablecloth.
table linen
tablecloths, napkins etc. They gave us table linen as a wedding present.
ˈtablespoon noun
1. a large spoon, used eg for serving food.
2. a tablespoonful. Add a tablespoon of sugar.
ˈtablespoonful noun
the amount that will fill a tablespoon. two tablespoonfuls of jam.
table tennis
a game played on a table with small bats and a light ball; ping pong.
lay/set the table
to put a tablecloth, plates, knives, forks etc on a table for a meal. The meal is ready – will you lay the table?

table tennis

كُرَةُ الطَاوِلَة stolní tenis bordtennis Tischtennis πινγκ πονγκ tenis de mesa pöytätennis tennis de table stolni tenis ping pong 卓球 탁구 tafeltennis bordtennis tenis stołowy ténis de mesa, tênis de mesa настольный теннис bordtennis เทเบิลเทนนิส กรเล่นปิงปอง masa tenisi môn bóng bàn 乒乓球
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