Definition of Tray cloth
1. Noun. Table linen consisting of a small cloth for a tray.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Tray Cloth
tray cloth (current term)
Literary usage of Tray cloth
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Godey's Magazine by Louis Antoine Godey, Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1896)
"By courtesy of Mrs. Barnes- Bruce, we reproduce two unique designs; one is a carving cloth for roast veal, the other a tray cloth. ..."
2. The Home and Its Management: A Handbook in Homemaking, with Three Hundred by Mabel Hyde Kittredge (1917)
"If the tray-cloth is a little soiled, if the tea has slopped into the saucer, ... Cover the tray with a tray-cloth. This does not need to be expensive, ..."
3. Chile at the Pan-American Exposition: Brief Notes on Chile and General by Chile (1901)
"... painted) ; table cover (plush and silk) ; tray cloth (point lace) ; tray cloth, with Chinese embroidery ; small tray cloth, with drawn work, ..."
4. Practical Homemaking; a Textbook for Young Housekeepers by Mabel Hyde Kittredge (1914)
"Cover tray with a tray-cloth. This does not need to be expensive, but it must be spotlessly ... If you have not a tray-cloth use a perfectly clean napkin. ..."