Translation of "table" - English-French dictionary


noun countabletable /ˈteɪbəl/
a piece of furniture with a flat top
table feminine

a family sitting around the dinner table
une famille assise autour de la table du dîner

A small table stood next to the chair.
Une petite table se trouvait à côté de la chaise.
a way of showing numbers or words in rows and columns
table feminine , tableau masculine

a table showing changes in temperature over time
un tableau qui montre les changements de température au fil du temps
on the table
(of an idea) available to be discussed or considered

All of these options are on the table.
Toutes ces options sont envisageables.

(Translation of “table” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /ˈteibl/

a piece of furniture consisting of a flat, horizontal surface on legs used eg to put food on at meals, or for some games

a dining table.
Put all the plates on the table.

a statement of facts or figures arranged in columns etc

table, tableau
The results of the experiments can be seen in table 5.

the people sitting at a table

table, tablée
The whole table heard what he said.
tablecloth noun

a cloth for covering a table, usually for a meal

an embroidered tablecloth.
table linen

tablecloths, napkins etc

linge de table
They gave us table linen as a wedding present.
tablespoon noun

a large spoon, used eg for serving food.

cuiller de service

a tablespoonful

cuillerée à soupe
Add a tablespoon of sugar.
tablespoonful noun

the amount that will fill a tablespoon

cuillerée à soupe
two tablespoonfuls of jam.
table tennis

a game played on a table with small bats and a light ball; ping pong

They’re playing table tennis.
lay/set the table

to put a tablecloth, plates, knives, forks etc on a table for a meal

mettre la table
The food is readyplease could you lay the table for me?

(Translation of “table” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)