hankie


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Related to hankie: hanky panky, handkerchief

han·kie

also han·ky  (hăng′kē)
n. pl. han·kies Informal
A handkerchief.

hankie,

hanky

(ˈhӕŋki)
short for handkerchief.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hankie - a square piece of cloth used for wiping the eyes or nose or as a costume accessoryhankie - a square piece of cloth used for wiping the eyes or nose or as a costume accessory
bandana, bandanna - large and brightly colored handkerchief; often used as a neckerchief
piece of cloth, piece of material - a separate part consisting of fabric
pocket-handkerchief - a handkerchief that is carried in a pocket
Translations
kapesník
lommetørklæde
nenäliina
mouchoirtire-jus
maramica
ハンカチ
손수건
vreckovka
näsduk
ผ้าเช็ดหน้า
khăn mùi xoa

hankie

hanky [ˈhæŋkɪ] Npañuelo m

hankie

, hanky
n (inf)Taschentuch nt

hankie

مِنْدِيل kapesník lommetørklæde Taschentuch χαρτομάντηλο pañuelo nenäliina mouchoir maramica fazzoletto ハンカチ 손수건 zakdoekje lommetørkle chusteczka lencinho носовой платок näsduk ผ้าเช็ดหน้า mendil khăn mùi xoa 手帕
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L'Occitane's Verbena Refreshing Towlettes for Hand and Body beat baby wipes any day - or licking a hankie and rubbing your face like my mum used to do.
It's no wonder after every time a yellow hankie is thrown in the air, the referee comes out of a huddle with the other striped shirts sporting that befuddled look of a guy at a gas station who pulls up the pump only to realize the opening for his tank is on the other side.
A pounds 3,605 donation is not to be sniffed at and that's what Scarlett Johansson's dirty hankie made when it was auctioned for charity.
Last week - at home with a heavy cold - I threw my hankie box at This Morning.
Paul Burrell maintains his saintly role as Princess Di's man-shaped hankie, after the collapse of the court case against him.
Liam's wife, Nicole Appleton, far right, opted for a more traditional hankie on her head and took along All Saints bandmate Melanie Blatt, right, for some adult company.
AN artist is to spend 48 hours buried up to his neck in sand on a beach - with just a knotted hankie to protect his head.
The homer hankie isn't going to jump around on its own.
Coughing and sneezing without a hankie do cause problems''' he said.
His Oscar attire: the identical clothing he wore to the Globes, down to the pocket hankie he borrowed from his manager at the last minute to complement his Valentino tux.
I CAN'T say I've got the hankie out to weep for Marney Waddell.
When it comes to picking a dress for the night, I always choose one which has a hiding place for a hankie.