Definition of Desk. Meaning of Desk. Synonyms of Desk

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Definition of Desk

Desk
Desk Desk, n. [OE. deske, the same word as dish, disk. See Dish, and cf. Disk.] 1. A table, frame, or case, usually with sloping top, but often with flat top, for the use writers and readers. It often has a drawer or repository underneath. 2. A reading table or lectern to support the book from which the liturgical service is read, differing from the pulpit from which the sermon is preached; also (esp. in the United States), a pulpit. Hence, used symbolically for ``the clerical profession.'
Desk
Desk Desk, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Desked; p. pr. & vb. n. Desking.] To shut up, as in a desk; to treasure.

Meaning of Desk from wikipedia

- A desk or bureau is a piece of furniture with a flat table-style work surface used in a school, office, home or the like for academic, professional or...
- Resolute desk is a nineteenth-century partners' desk used by several presidents of the United States in the White House Oval Office as the Oval Office desk. It...
- A partners desk, partner's desk or partners' desk (also double desk) is an antique desk form, which is basically two pedestal desks constructed from the...
- VV DESK is a football club from Kaatsheuvel in North Brabant, Netherlands. DESK plays in the Sunday Eerste Kl****e (5th tier) in the 2013–14 season, after...
- A standing desk or stand-up desk is a desk conceived for writing or reading while standing up or while sitting on a high stool. Several writers and statesmen...
- A help desk is a resource intended to provide the customer or end user with information and support related to a company's or institution's products and...
- Tiny Desk Concerts is a video series of live concerts hosted by NPR Music at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen in Washington, D.C. The first...
- The Trade Desk Inc (TTD) is a global technology company that markets a software platform used by digital ad buyers to purchase data-driven digital advertising...
- A pedestal desk or a tanker desk is usually a large, flat, free-standing desk made of a simple rectangular working surface resting on two pedestals or...
- work is usually performed in a waiting area such as a lobby or front office desk of an organization or business. The title receptionist is attributed to the...
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