trestle table


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trestle table

n.
A table having a top supported by trestles.

tres′tle ta`ble


n.
a table composed of a top supported by trestles, often strengthened by a long stretcher.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trestle table - a table supported on trestlestrestle table - a table supported on trestles  
table - a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table"
trestle - sawhorses used in pairs to support a horizontal tabletop
Translations

trestle table

ntavola su cavalletti
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Presents are placed on a white linen-covered trestle table in the red drawing room, with cards marking exactly where the piles of gifts should be put.
I daren't ask how her festive plans are working out, she's probably already dressed the dinner table with crackers and laid out nibbles on a trestle table.
Mayor of Todmorden's Inaugural Banquet has a row of people diving for food on a well-stocked trestle table, and the wonderful Anniversary Tea, Boulderclough Methodist Chapel, Calderdale, has a hat-wearing woman eating below a picture of the Last Supper.
He was put on a trestle table where resuscitation attempts were made, although his widow claimed there were a lack of adequate facilities to administer first aid.
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Next to the juice stall was a trestle table with pirated books laid out in rows.
At this lighter end, it's a good idea to put a trestle table where you can keep treats and drinks so that you won't have to run about after your guests too much.
French country styling is also prominently featured, from the Comptoir de Famille trestle table ($499) and chair ($225) to wall decor, vases and decorative accents.
TEHACHAPI - Sitting in his kitchen at a trestle table carved from African wood, his back to windows overlooking the broad green Cummings Valley, craggy-faced Jack Palance starts to sing ``Green, Green Grass of Home.
His designs--rocking chairs, a picnic table with benches, a trestle table, a garden bench--are beautiful and functional.