bed table


an adjustable table or a tray with legs, designed to extend over or rest upon a bed.

Origin of bed table

First recorded in 1805–15 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for bed table

bedstand, nightstand

Examples from the Web for bed table

Historical Examples of bed table

  • He eyed the green stamp on the neck of the bottle on the bed-table and grinned.

    Death of a Spaceman

    Walter M. Miller

  • Finally she placed my tray on the bed-table and stood looking down at me.

    Highways in Hiding

    George Oliver Smith