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Is a table a verb or a noun or an adjective?
February 16, 2015 7:55PM
The word 'table' is a noun, (table, tables) and a verb (table, tables, tabling, tabled).
The noun 'table' is a word for a piece of furniture; a word for an orderly arrangement of facts or figures in rows or columns for quick reference; a word for a thing.
The word 'table' is not an adjective but can be used to describe a noun. A noun used to describe another noun is called an attributive noun or a noun adjunct; for example a table setting or a table leg.