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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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