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sofa table

  1. a table with drawers, having drop leaves at both ends, often placed in front of or behind a sofa.
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Also called davenport table.
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Historical Examples

  • Clara dropped her embroidery, and brought the sofa-table, with all its exquisite appointments for writing.

    The Old Countess; or, The Two Proposals

    Ann S. Stephens

  • So Frau von Werrig rose with a determined manner, and rang the small brass bell which was upon the sofa-table.

  • Dinner-time came; she laid the sofa-table, fed him, and was especially sparing with the wine.