a desk at which a receptionist works, as in an office.
a counter, as at a hotel, at which guests are registered.
- Also called front desk.
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How to use reception desk in a sentence
She worked the reception desk and spent several minutes pricking the fingers and taking the blood pressure of walk-in donors.Foreign Masks, Fear and a Fake Certification: Staff at CSL Plasma Say Conditions at Donation Centers Aren’t Safe | by J. David McSwane | September 21, 2020 | ProPublica
A young woman at the reception desk looked up as the girls advanced.Janet Hardy in Radio City | Ruthe S. Wheeler
From 191a loudspeaker on the reception desk came the voice of a world-famous crooner which Helen recognized instantly.Janet Hardy in Radio City | Ruthe S. Wheeler
He entered through the big main door and walked to the reception desk.Dead Giveaway | Gordon Randall Garrett
I strolled across to the reception desk, trying hard to maintain an air of complete innocence as regards my personal appearance.Across America by Motor-cycle | C. K. Shepherd
The Belphin at the reception desk did not give off the customary smiling expression.The Blue Tower | Evelyn E. Smith