Definitions for taboretˌtæb əˈrɛt, -ˈreɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tab•o•retˌtæb əˈrɛt, -ˈreɪ(n.)

or tab•ou•ret

  1. a low seat without back or arms; stool.

    Category: Furniture

  2. Category: Clothing

    Ref: tambour (def. 2). 3

  3. a small, usu. portable stand or chest.

    Category: Furniture

Origin of taboret:

1650–60; < F tabouret lit., small drum

Princeton's WordNet

  1. taboret, tabouret(noun)

    a low stool in the shape of a drum


  1. taboret(Noun)

    A low stool in the form of a drum.

  2. taboret(Noun)

    A low stand or embroidery frame in the same shape.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Taboret(noun)

    a small tabor


  1. Taboret

    A taboret refers to two different pieces of furniture: a cabinet or a stool. The popular sense refers to a small portable stand or cabinet, with drawers and shelves for storage. It is used as a method to bring organization to a work area. This name for a portable cabinet is common to artists. In the context of a the Arts and Crafts Movement, a taboret is a stand for a plant or a beverage. As a stool, it refers to a short stool without a back or arms. The name is derived from its resemblance to a drum.

Anagrams of taboret

  1. abettor

Translations for taboret

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a seat without a back

a piano-stool; a kitchen stool.

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