table linen

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n table linen linens for the dining table
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Table linen linen tablecloth, napkins, and the like.
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Usage

In literature:

All these objects, in addition to the table and house linen, are divided in the residences I liked the best.
"The Vicomte de Bragelonne" by Alexandre Dumas
Eddie Meredith and another world sat dimly apparent across the white linen of the table.
"Erik Dorn" by Ben Hecht
I placed a table upside down on a linen sheet.
"The Shadow World" by Hamlin Garland
We wove the cotton an' linen for sheets an' pillow-slips an' table covers.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
Helen sat by the table, mending linen in the lamplight.
"Moor Fires" by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
Table-centers and doilies embroidered in colors on pure white linen reached a point of beauty which was amazing.
"The Development of Embroidery in America" by Candace Wheeler
Stuart and Eugenia had sent quantities of fine table linen.
"Mary Ware's Promised Land" by Annie Fellows Johnston
First of all the table linen should be immaculate.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
These repasts were always cooked with scrupulous cleanliness, and served upon a table covered with coarse linen.
"New Italian sketches" by John Addington Symonds
LINEN TABLE COVERS, yard square, 14s.
"Handbook of Embroidery" by L. Higgin
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In news:

My quest for it has led me to many a white linen table at some of the finest restaurants on Maui.
For the holidays, set your table with beautiful linens, like a rich plaid or paisley tablecloth and crisp white napkins.
Town & Country Living has signed an exclusive agreement with Farberware Licensing Company to create a new collection of kitchen textiles and table linens.
Kitchen textiles and table linens domestic manufacturer Anchor Home Products recently created a new post — national sales manager — and filled it with the appointment of Chet Cafasso.
For new table linens collections.
Trends in table linens and kitchen textiles are calling for warmer climates, tropical wildlife and zesty citrus fruits.
Longtime family owned and operated embellished towel company Avanti Linens has acquired certain assets of table linens, kitchen textiles and decorative bath coordinates supplier Tweel Home Furnishings.
To many diners, "steakhouse" means expensive prime steaks and colossal lobster tails, linen-covered tables and squadrons of hustling servers.
Table linens can be kept in a buffet in the dining room, in a pantry or even in the kitchen.
Local auctioneer, Doug Conrad, set the standard for pricing our china and crystal, and we are basing the antique linen prices on current table linen prices at Target.
The Maison et Jardin Collection includes Classique, which is a lighter weight construction reminiscent of traditional linen textiles historically used for fine clothing and table linens .
Luxury table linens make a comeback.
The economic downturn brought a halt to spending on luxury table linens even by consumers in the higher-income demographic.
Plume 's 17 linen-draped tables are so generously spaced, they practically merit their own Zip codes.
Wedding registries include table settings by Simon Pearce, Bernardaud and Vietri, flatware by Couzon and Ricci Argentieri, linens, candles and serveware.
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