[ shev-rit, shev-ret ]
/ ˈʃɛv rɪt, ʃɛvˈrɛt /


a small English table of the 18th century, having an oblong top, one or two rows of drawers, and slender legs joined near the bottom by a shelf.

Nearby words

  1. chevalier, maurice,
  2. chevalier-montrachet,
  3. chevaux-de-frise,
  4. chevee,
  5. chevelure,
  6. chevet,
  7. cheville,
  8. cheviot,
  9. cheviot hills,
  10. chevon

Also sheveret.

Origin of cheveret

perhaps alteration of French chevalet chevalet Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019