[ shev-rit, shev-ret ]
/ ˈʃɛv rɪt, ʃɛvˈrɛt /
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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.
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Origin of cheveret
Perhaps alteration of French chevaletchevalet
Words nearby cheveret
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Example sentences from the Web for cheveret
For our mess we had the good luck to find a most charming and simple welcome at the house of good Monsieur Cheveret.
We sat at table around the lamp, and good Maman Cheveret had just brought in the steaming soup.