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English definition of “sideboard”


noun [C]     /ˈsaɪd.bɔːd/ US  /-bɔːrd/
a piece of furniture with a flat top and cupboards at the bottom , usually used for holding glasses , plates , etc.Furniture for storage
(Definition of sideboard noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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