dish towel

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: towel - a towel for drying dishesdish towel - a towel for drying dishes    
towel - a rectangular piece of absorbent cloth (or paper) for drying or wiping
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References in classic literature ?
Can't you see that we're both Pups in the Wood and the missis is the cruel uncle after you with the dish towel and me with the flea liniment and a pink bow to tie on my tail.
Anne rose to her feet, with clasped hands, the tears still glistening on her cheeks; the dish towel she had been hemming slipped unheeded to the floor.
"If she makes as much work after she comes as she has before, we might as well give up hope of ever gettin' any rest," sighed Miranda as she hung the dish towels on the barberry bushes at the side door.
"Fido & Friends" cotton dish towel, $22; Anthropologie, 1000 Highland Colony Pkwy., Ste.
The transparent slices of frozen green apple tasted like slivers of wet dish towel but looked pretty.
Cover with a clean dish towel and allow the wreath to rise again for about 45 mins.
"I put a dish towel over my mouth and just went into the flat.
Important nonfood items for your list include: sunglasses, sunscreen, plenty of water, cloth napkins, dish towel, reusable or recyclable plates, cutlery, shatter-proof BPA-free glasses, trash bags, extra containers for packing up dirty dishes and utensils, insulated beverage bags, and a large heavy blanket (ideally waterproof on the bottom).
Then, I get out of the way because I realize he's coming at me with a wet dish towel." - Dan Pearce
Cover with a clean dish towel or muslin and leave in a cool, dark, dry place for 48 hours to macerate.
Your napkin is a dish towel, and the plateware is modern and white.
Remove the chestnuts from the microwave and transfer them to a bowl lined with a clean dish towel. Fold the dish towel close to keep the chestnuts warm.