baby wipe


Definition of baby wipe

: a moistened, disposable, often antiseptic tissue used chiefly for cleansing the skin especially of babies and children The goal is to collect 30,000 diapers and baby wipes for the … identical quadruplets who were born Aug. 21 …The Bellingham (Washington) Herald

Examples of baby wipe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Sheboygan plant added baby wipe production in the 1990s and now has 700 workers. John Diedrich, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 11 Aug. 2021 Like many new grandparents, the Moores marvel at the array of gadgets their daughter uses: a bottle warmer, bottle drying rack, baby wipe warmer, Diaper Genie, baby monitor and childproofing gadgets for every knob, nook and cranny in the house. Mary Jacobs, Dallas News, 23 Feb. 2021 Thousands of baby wipes, as our next shower would be many days away. Ruth Maclean, New York Times, 11 Apr. 2020 In Placer County, Angel Smith relied on baby wipes and blankets to keep her 13-month-old son Liam warm and clean. Washington Post, 30 Oct. 2019 Grocery stores are imposing limits on lots of items, including baby wipes, rubbing alcohol and hand sanitizer. Maria Halkias, Dallas News, 5 May 2020 Grant recipients include: The Christian Assistance Ministry, which received $50,000 to provide food, prescription support, hygiene supplies, baby formula, baby wipes and diapers to help people affected by homelessness, poverty and financial issues. Bruce Selcraig,, 21 Apr. 2020 Paper products/wipes Supermarket shelves reserved for toilet paper, tissues, sponges, paper towels, disinfectant, and baby wipes were mostly empty in the area. Kerry Picket, Washington Examiner, 22 Mar. 2020 Shelters are most in need of hand sanitizer, disinfectant, baby wipes, toilet paper, paper towels, bottled water, and self-opening canned items and other ready-to-eat items. Ginger Christ, cleveland, 21 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of baby wipe

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Baby wipe.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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