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.
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The Uncle Sam Award for Hubris: Testa Tel and the Cheshunt Comintern for thinking they can set up the trestle table next to a Wal-Mart aircraft hangar in California and, like, they might not notice, man.
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