"tables" in the noun sense
1. table, tabular array
a set of data arranged in rows and columns
"see table 1"
a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
"it was a sturdy table"
a piece of furniture with tableware for a meal laid out on it
"I reserved a table at my favorite restaurant"
4. mesa, table
flat tableland with steep edges
"the tribe was relatively safe on the mesa but they had to descend into the valley for water"
a company of people assembled at a table for a meal or game
"he entertained the whole table with his witty remarks"
6. board, table
food or meals in general
"she sets a fine table"
"room and board"
"tables" in the verb sense
1. postpone, prorogue, hold over, put over, table, shelve, set back, defer, remit, put off
hold back to a later time
"let's postpone the exam"
2. table, tabularize, tabularise, tabulate
arrange or enter in tabular form
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