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top table

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Definition of top table in English:

noun

The table at which the chief guests are placed at a formal dinner.
Example sentences
  • They opted for a reception with 13 people at the top table and guest tables were named Black Cat and White Rabbit.
  • Then I thought about my husband sitting on the top table with all the guests and family around, listening to the speeches, but without a bride.
  • The puppet was waved around in front of the Scottish parliament's presiding officer, who was a guest at the top table.

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