toilet paper

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toilet paper

n.
Thin, absorbent paper, usually in rolls, used to clean oneself after defecation or urination. Also called toilet tissue.
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toilet paper

or

toilet tissue

n
thin absorbent paper, often wound in a roll round a cardboard cylinder (toilet roll), used for cleaning oneself after defecation or urination
vb
to cover private property (esp a house) in long strands of unwound toilet paper as a prank. Abbreviation: TP
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toi′let pa`per


n.
a soft, lightweight paper used in bathrooms for personal cleansing after defecation or urination. Also called toi′let tis`sue.
[1880–85]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toilet paper - a soft thin absorbent paper for use in toiletstoilet paper - a soft thin absorbent paper for use in toilets
tissue paper, tissue - a soft thin (usually translucent) paper
toilet roll - a roll of toilet paper
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Translations
toaletní papír
toiletpapir
wc-paperivessapaperi
papier hygiéniquepapier toilette
toaletni papir
klósettpappír
トイレットペーパー
화장지
straniščni papir
toalettpapper
กระดาษชำระ
giấy vệ sinh

toilet paper

ncarta igienica
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

toilet paper

وَرَقُ الـمِرْحَاض toaletní papír toiletpapir Toilettenpapier χαρτί τουαλέτας papel higiénico wc-paperi papier hygiénique toaletni papir carta igienica トイレットペーパー 화장지 toiletpapier toalettpapir papier toaletowy papel higiénico, papel higiênico туалетная бумага toalettpapper กระดาษชำระ tuvalet kağıdı giấy vệ sinh 卫生纸
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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PS45, www.victorianplumbing.co.uk HOME ZONE CAST IRON GIRAFFE TOILET PAPER ROLL HOLDER: A novelty toilet roll holder that features a long-necked giraffe to hold the loo roll. PS14.99, www.amazon.co.uk TOWER TOILET PAPER STAND BLACK: This sleek simple design features a ledge to leave your phone on as well as an area to stack the rolls.
The most annoying habits include leaving lights on, not replacing loo roll and loading the dishwasher badly.
And there would always be enough loo roll. I'd watch back-toback catch-up of all the must-see TV I've missed while cooking dinner for everyone else (while they watch the telly), accompanied by a huge plate of crispy, butter-and-cheesedrenched Albert Bartlett baked potatoes.
Based on the best-selling kids' book, this hilarious and heartwarming show tells the story of schoolboy Joe Spud, who becomes an overnight billionaire after his dad invents a new kind of loo roll. It's Bum Fresh - wet on one side, dry on the other!
3 Taking hold of one of the loose toilet rolls on the end, wriggle it about 1cm away from the centre loo roll, then gently twist the end roll and paper, so it starts to create an indent in the gap.
Both sides agree that deciding on the design of loo roll holders and other fittings took some time.
The design of the bathroom means the loo roll holder is on the other side of the door, and too far away to just reach over and grab a piece.
Suffice it to say, provided a neighbour sharing the communal loo was not 'taken short', there is nothing better than being engrossed in a copy of Brum's favourite Mail, as a substitute for loo roll.
Cruise a toilet tissue aisle in any modern supermarket and marvel at the wealth of ways we've reinvented the loo roll, to better do the job that it can't help but fail to do.
Here some great and easy ideas to keep your little pumpkins And most of these things you'll probably have at home LOO ROLL BATS(fill with treats for a great party bag alternative) YOU NEED: Toilet roll, black paint (black ready mixed paint, Hobby Craft, www.hobbycraft.co.uk, PS1), googly eyes (Googly eyes, The Range, www.therange.co.uk, PS1), black card (black card 10 pack, Hobby Craft, www.hobbycraft.co.uk, PS1.80), glue/tape.
Newspaper instead of loo roll seemed standard practice in many working class houses back then.
Picturehouse at FACT, 88 Wood St, Liverpool L1 4DQ | The Giant's Loo Roll Sunday, September 11, 2pm Look out for the biggest loo roll ever on stage in this giant of a children's musical.