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dish·cloth

 (dĭsh′klôth′, -klŏth′)
n.
A cloth for washing dishes.
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dishcloth

(ˈdɪʃˌklɒθ)
n
(Textiles) a cloth or rag for washing or drying dishes. Also called (dialect): dishclout
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dish•cloth

(ˈdɪʃˌklɔθ, -ˌklɒθ)

n., pl. -cloths (-ˌklɔðz, -ˌklɒðz, -ˌklɔθs, -ˌklɒθs)
a cloth for use in washing dishes; dishrag.
Also, Brit.,dish•clout (ˈdɪʃˌklaʊt)
[1820–30]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dishcloth - a cloth for washing dishesdishcloth - a cloth for washing dishes    
piece of cloth, piece of material - a separate part consisting of fabric
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Translations
utěrka
viskestykke
tiskirätti
krpa za pranje posuđa
布巾
행주
disktrasa
ผ้าเช็ดจาน
khăn lau bát

dishcloth

[ˈdɪʃklɒθ] N (dishcloths (pl)) [ˈdɪʃklɒðz] (for washing) → bayeta f; (for drying) → paño m (de cocina), trapo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

dishcloth

[ˈdɪʃklɒθ] n
(for drying)torchon m, torchon m à vaisselle
(for washing)lavette f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

dishcloth

[ˈdɪʃˌklɒθ] nstrofinaccio dei piatti
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

dishcloth

فُوطَةُ الصُّحُون utěrka viskestykke Spüllappen πιατόπανο paño de cocina, trapo de cocina tiskirätti torchon krpa za pranje posuđa strofinaccio 布巾 행주 theedoek oppvaskklut ścierka do naczyń esfregão, pano de louça полотенце для вытирания посуды disktrasa ผ้าเช็ดจาน kurulama bezi khăn lau bát 洗碟布
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References in classic literature ?
Louise Trunnion came out across the potato patch holding the dish cloth in her hand.
5 Split in to 4 equal pieces and shape in to balls, spread out and cover with a clean dish cloth for an hour.
For a moment, I thought he was one of those chaps who try to sell you a dish cloth for a fiver, then recognised his Asda uniform.
Clive Sheppard OLD boys club nothing's changed Terence Houldey THE bloke's got the charisma of a damp dish cloth, heaven help us.
Learn to crochet, and make a dish cloth to take home.
Using a grubby dish cloth or sponge to clean dishes
? DON'T USE A DRY TEA TOWEL/ DISH CLOTH - just like the baby wipes, it might make your lunch box look clean but all you're doing is moving the bacteria around rather than getting rid of it.
There is a vast range of towel products like terry towels, warp pile fabric, dish cloth, wash cloth, floor cloth, bar mops, bathrobes, bath mats, dusters, kitchen towels etc.
dish cloth and rinse the dish cloth out good enough to be used again,
We employ 60 people and are the second oldest business in Prestatyn and we have been treated like a dish cloth.
Congratulations to Prince William and Kate Middleton - and thank you - at least I know what to get Mrs G for Christmas - anyone know where to get a Will loves Kate dish cloth?
She spreads a dish cloth on the ground before kneeling.