The halves or quarters of a backgammon board.
Any backgammon-esque board game, played on a board with two rows of 12 vertical markings called "points".
Tables is a general name given to a class of board games similar to backgammon, played on a board with two rows of 12 vertical markings called "points". Players roll dice to determine the movement of pieces. Tables games are among the oldest known board games, and many variants are played throughout the world.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'tables' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3527
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'tables' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2244
ablest, ablets, bastle, bleats, stable
The numerical value of tables in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of tables in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Players, Sir! I look on them as no better than creatures set upon tables and joint stools to make faces and produce laughter, like dancing dogs.
I have made a great discovery. What I love belongs to me. Not the chairs and tables in my house, but the masterpieces of the world. It is only a question of loving them enough.
These investments should translate into approval for around 400 gaming tables...reasonable considering the capital expenditure investment of between $2.5-4 billion being made by each of the operators.
It's extremely clever because he will be the talk of holiday tables all across the country, by coming out early, he establishes the bar for everybody else to meet and immediately ties up a tremendous amount of the financial community.
In Britain, the segregated world of public schools crops up in all kinds of institutions A boy can pass from Eton to the Guards to the Middle Temple to Parliament and still retain the same male world of leather armchairs, teak tables and nicknames. They need never deal closely with other kinds of people, and some never do.
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