follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

trestle table

noun
1.
a table having transverse slabs or rigid frames for supports, and usually strengthened by a long stretcher.
2.
a table composed of a movable top supported by trestles.
Origin of trestle table
1890-1895
1890-95
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for trestle table
Historical Examples
  • We first rigged up a trestle table beside the train and stretched a tarpaulin above it to shelter us from the fierce heat.

  • Around a corpse, laid on a trestle table before him, there cluster a number of men in doctors robes.

  • And there on a trestle table before us lay the body of Jarl Lodbrok, my friend, in whose side was my broken arrow.

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane Charles W. Whistler
  • He had dragged a wine barrel close to the trestle table, and now sat astride upon it, facing Tinville and the group of Jacobins.

    I Will Repay Baroness Emmuska Orczy

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for trestle table

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for trestle

7
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for trestle table