writing table


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writing table

n
(Furniture) a table designed or used for writing at
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Noun1.writing table - a desk used for writingwriting table - a desk used for writing    
desk - a piece of furniture with a writing surface and usually drawers or other compartments
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writing table

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Honeychurch left her letter on the writing table and moved towards her young acquaintance.
Glancing at his hand, in case any of Freddy's chemicals had come off on it, he moved to the writing table.
Precisely at twelve o'clock, when Anna was still sitting at her writing table, finishing a letter to Dolly, she heard the sound of measured steps in slippers, and Alexey Alexandrovitch, freshly washed and combed, with a book under his arm, came in to her.
All I know is that his real will is in his writing table, and this is a paper he has forgotten.
But when he is detected in any unseemly act now, it is my stern practice to cane my writing table in his presence, and even this punishment is almost more than he can bear.
The man himself sat at a shining, inlaid writing table which looked like a rare piece from a museum of art; his chair had a high, oval, carved back, upholstered in faded tapestry; and these objects made of the costly black Havana cigar, which he rolled incessantly from the middle to the left corner of his mouth and back again, an inexpressibly cheap and nasty object.
On arriving one found him busy at that marvellous writing table, looking very fresh and alert, exhaling a faint fragrance of scented soap and with the cigar already well alight.
He moved to the writing table, and wrote a few lines to the Marchioness, regretting that his absence from town would prevent his dining with her on the following day.
He crossed to a writing table and scribbled an unnecessary note, addressing it to a firm in the city.
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In fact, seeing the stacks of cards on my writing table, my father used to tease me and say, "Why don't you just sit down with the telephone directory and send cards to everyone since it gives you so much pleasure?
Together they hail from the four corners of the country, each bringing their own influences and experiences to the writing table to create pop-flavored alt rock sprinkled with four-part harmonies, spirited lyrics, and contagious optimism.