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Translation of "table" - English-German dictionary

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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