- the table, made round to avoid quarrels as to precedence, about which King Arthur and his knights sat.
- King Arthur and his knights.
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Everyone boots up inside, gets a cafeteria coffee and chats at big round tables.Resort Guide 2022 Is Here: These Are the Top 20 Ski Resorts in the West|cobrien|October 30, 2021|Outside Online
He led me into the conference room and we sat side by side at a huge round table.Plants Feel Pain and Might Even See - Issue 104: Harmony|Peter Wohlleben|July 21, 2021|Nautilus
They literally take their ranks off of their uniforms and put them in the middle of this round table and they sit there and they have a forum and discuss what just happened.For Year 1 of Washington’s rebuild, Ron Rivera leaned on past experiences and advice from the Bills|Nicki Jhabvala|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
Especially when the partnership is seamlessly integrated, such as the live show, which featured a round table of experts and talent from Bleacher Report and DraftKings.Why DraftKings is partnering with Bleacher Report and its engaged betting content audience|Kayleigh Barber|February 1, 2021|Digiday
I say round table, because if it’s round, you can see everybody’s face and you can hear everybody’s debate.
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.LIVE Coverage of the Paris Terror Attacks||January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He gets up and goes over to their table and introduces himself, and he says, ‘Hello, I’m Oliver Reed.
Wrapees was the term marines used for the Japanese because they had wrapping round their legs.
Joel Osteen wants to talk about muting your cell phone at the dinner table.No Gods, No Cops, No Masters|James Poulos|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
After a bunch of tough talk, this round of the hacker-on-hacker fight nevered materialized.The Attack on the Hidden Internet|Marc Rogers|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course, considerations of weight have to be taken into account, but the more mould round the roots the better.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
Old Mrs. Wurzel and the buxom but not too well-favoured heiress of the house of Grains were at the head of the table.
A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
In cross-section the burrows varied from round (three inches in diameter) to oval (three inches high and four inches wide).Summer Birds From the Yucatan Peninsula|Erwin E. Klaas
There were at least a dozen ladies seated round the big table at the Parsonage.
British Dictionary definitions for round table (1 of 2)
- a meeting of parties or people on equal terms for discussion
- (as modifier)a round-table conference