Definition of Trevet

1. n. A stool or other thing supported by three legs; a trivet.



Definition of Trevet

1. Noun. A stool or other thing supported by three legs; a trivet. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Trevet

1. trivet [n -S] - See also: trivet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trevet

trestlework
trestleworks
trests
tret
tretable
trething
trethings
tretinoin
tretinoins
tretoquinol
trets
trev
trevallies
trevally
trevallys
trevet (current term)
trevets
trevi
trevis
trevises
treviss
trevisses
trevorite
trevs
trew
trews
trewsman
trewsmen
trewth
trey

Literary usage of Trevet

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1. The Baxter Manuscripts by James Phinney Baxter (1914)
"In the House of Representatives Jany 5 1780 The House by ballot made choice of Capt Richard trevet as Naval Officer for the Port ..."

2. Vital Records of Marblehead, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 by Marblehead (Mass.), Joseph Warren Chapman (1904)
"Susannah, and Richard Farewell, Dec. 17, 1767.* Tabitha, and Charles Darby, Dec. 14, 1780. c. R. i.* Thomas, and Sarah trevet, ..."

3. A Military Dictionary: Or, Explaination of the Several Systems of Discipline by William Duane (1810)
"trevet. Any thing that ¡.lands upi>n three legs. An ¡run instrument to ail a pot or saucepan on over the fire. It is likewise uaed in field-ovens. ..."

4. The Beauties of Ireland: Being Original Delineations, Topographical by James Norris Brewer (1826)
"Margaret Silke, the last abbess, surrendered the nunnery and its appurtenances in the thirty-first of Henry VIII. At Rosse and trevet, ..."

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