gueridon

[ ger-ee-don; French gey-ree-dawn ]
/ ˈgɛr iˌdɒn; French geɪ riˈdɔ̃ /

noun, plural gue·ri·dons [ger-ee-donz; French gey-ree-dawn]. /ˈgɛr iˌdɒnz; French geɪ riˈdɔ̃/. French Furniture.

a small table or stand, as for holding a candelabrum.

QUIZZES

BEAT THE DOLDRUMS WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

We know you’ll tackle this quiz totis viribus! See how many words from the week of Oct 12–18, 2020 you get right!
Question 1 of 7
What does “Indigenous” mean?

Origin of gueridon

1850–55; <French guéridon, after the proper name Guéridon
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020