noun. ['ˈdævənˌpɔrt'] a small decorative writing desk.
Words that Rhyme with Davenport
noun. a city in eastern Iowa on the Mississippi River across from Moline and Rock Island.
- Hawkeye State
noun. ['ˈdævənˌpɔrt'] a large sofa usually convertible into a bed.
Example sentences of the word davenport
1. Noun, singular or mass
The story goes that Stanhope wanted a davenport for gentlemen that would allow them to sit comfortably straight without wrinkling their clothes, so he commissioned a local craftsman to make him one.