nightstand
noun Date: 1892 night table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nightstand — UK [ˈnaɪtˌstænd] / US noun [countable] Word forms nightstand : singular nightstand plural nightstands mainly American a small table beside a bed …   English dictionary

  • nightstand — noun A bedside table or cabinet. He always kept a full glass of water on the nightstand …   Wiktionary

  • nightstand — noun Nightstand is used before these nouns: ↑drawer …   Collocations dictionary

  • nightstand — /nuyt stand /, n. See night table. [1960 65; NIGHT + STAND] * * * …   Universalium

  • nightstand — night|stand [ˈnaıtstænd] n AmE a small table beside a bed British Equivalent: bedside table …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • nightstand — night|stand [ naıt,stænd ] noun count a small table beside a bed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • nightstand — n. night table, small bedside table …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nightstand — noun (C) AmE a small table beside a bed …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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