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end table

noun
1.
a small table placed beside a chair or at the end of a sofa.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55, Americanism
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Examples from the web for end table
  • end table lamps are modernistic, with blue bases and white shades.
  • It has earned its permanent place on an end table in our living room.
  • We had a little tree on an end table lit by two little lamps, one of which had a green bulb and the other red.
  • In the library, on another mouse-gray rug, is the wooden shell of a phonograph that serves as an end table.
  • In our example, your best move probably would be to put that lamp on your credit card before you put it on your end table.

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