- a small, light table, usually with folding legs, used mainly for card games.
Origin of card table
First recorded in 1705–15
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Examples from the Web for card table
Of the incidents of the card-table I could remember next to nothing.Sir Jasper Carew
Charles James Lever
"I have been very busy," replied he, and walking from the card-table, went up to him.A Simple Story
One morning I got up from the card-table after sitting there thirty-six hours.The Trail of '98</p>
Robert W. Service
Minerva seated herself at the card-table and played at Patience.Ixion In Heaven
He leaned over the card-table and gave himself up to looking at her.O Pioneers!