Trevet

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Trevet A stool or other thing supported by three legs; a trivet.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n trevet See trivet.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Trivet

Usage

In literature:

Trevet ain't mentioned, either on yon train or on a boat, just as I am telling it to you now.
"Oregon, Washington and Alaska; Sights and Scenes for the Tourist." by E. L. Lomax
A man of Gotham bought, at Nottingham market, a trevet of bar iron, and going home with it his feet grew weary with the carriage.
"Amusing Prose Chap Books" by Various
The trevet was four hundred and ninety-nine years old.
"The Galley Slave's Ring" by Eugène Sue
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