a table with drawers, having drop leaves at both ends, often placed in front of or behind a sofa.
- Also called davenport table.
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How to use sofa table in a sentence
“Everybody brags on being the most aggrieved,” the mayor explained as he settled uncertainly onto the edge of the sofa table.
So at least Frances thought, and left her alone, after first putting away the wool in the sofa table drawer.It May Be True Volume 1 of 3 | Mrs. Wood
“Please let's hear it, Albrecht,” said Klaus Heinrich, who was standing at attention in a military attitude by the sofa table.Royal Highness | Thomas Mann
Dinner-time came; she laid the sofa-table, fed him, and was especially sparing with the wine.Fair Haven and Foul Strand | August Strindberg
After a while he stopped before the looking-glass, took his collar off and laid it on the sofa table.The Red Room | August Strindberg
One evening Claude was writing his answer to Eleanor, sitting at the sofa table where a small lamp was burning.Scenes and Characters | Charlotte M. Yonge