coffee tablenoun [ C ]uk /ˈkɒf.i ˌteɪ.bəl/ us /ˈkɑː.fi ˌteɪ.bəl/
Examples from literature
- People put lamps, coffee tables, or plants in them so they feel like they’re driving in their living room.
- He walked into the living room and sat across the coffee table from them.
- She picked up the tin robot he'd given her from the coffee table and turned it over in her hands, staring up its skirts at the tuna-fish illustration and the Japanese ideograms.
- There was a stack of guitar magazines on the battered coffee table, and a cozy sofa with an afghan folded neatly on one arm.