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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

table +‎ -er

NounEdit

tabler (plural tablers)

  1. Agent noun of the verb to table; one who tables.
    • 1991, Richard J. Watts, Power in Family Discourse, p. 166:
      ...it has developed up to this point she has functioned as the tabler of topics specifically aimed at the affairs of Muriel and William's nuclear family.
  2. (obsolete) One who boards others for payment.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

table +‎ -er

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tabler

  1. (transitive with sur) To base one's scheming on something.
    Synonyms: miser sur, compter sur

Usage notesEdit

  • This verb requires the preposition sur (on) or related adverbs of location such as dessus (on it).

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Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tablier; equivalent to table +‎ -er.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtaːb(ə)lər(ə)/

NounEdit

tabler (plural tabelers)

  1. Backgammon or a game like it.
  2. (rare) A notepad or other portable writing instrument.
  3. (rare) A mat or cover for a table.

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