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German translation of “table”

table

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
der Tisch
a dining table. Put all the plates on the table.
a statement of facts or figures arranged in columns etc
die Tabelle
The results of the experiments can be seen in table 5.
the people sitting at a table
die Tischrunde
The whole table heard what he said.
tablecloth noun a cloth for covering a table, usually for a meal
das Tischtuch
an embroidered tablecloth.
table linen tablecloths, napkins etc
die Tischwäsche
They gave us table linen as a wedding present.
tablespoon noun a large spoon, used eg for serving food.
der Eßlöffel
a tablespoonful
der Eßlöffel
Add a tablespoon of sugar.
tablespoonful noun the amount that will fill a tablespoon
der Eßlöffel voll
two tablespoonfuls of jam.
table tennis a game played on a table with small bats and a light ball; ping pong
das Tischtennis
They’re playing table tennis.
lay/set the table to put a tablecloth, plates, knives, forks etc on a table for a meal
den Tisch decken
The food is readyplease could you lay the table for me?
(Definition of table from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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