bathroom tissue

noun

Definition of bathroom tissue

chiefly US
: toilet paper a roll of bathroom tissue

Examples of bathroom tissue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Facial tissue and bathroom tissue are similar in the sense of overall construction. Michael Pollick, chicagotribune.com, "The best facial tissue," 19 Dec. 2020 Panicked buyers swept up fundamentals of alimentation and elimination: yeast, flour, bathroom tissue. Rebecca Mead, The New Yorker, "The Therapeutic Power of Gardening," 17 Aug. 2020 Seventy percent of the world’s population doesn’t even use bathroom tissue. Popular Science, "Nature’s best toilet paper substitutes," 28 Mar. 2020 Seventy percent of the world’s population doesn’t even use bathroom tissue. Popular Science, "Nature’s best toilet paper substitutes," 28 Mar. 2020 Seventy percent of the world’s population doesn’t even use bathroom tissue. Popular Science, "Nature’s best toilet paper substitutes," 28 Mar. 2020 Thanks to people hoarding toilet paper during the coronavirus pandemic, some Californians have completely run out of bathroom tissue. Mike Moffitt, Houston Chronicle, "Because of the TP shortage, people are using wipes, T-shirts with predictable results," 25 Mar. 2020 Seventy percent of the world’s population doesn’t even use bathroom tissue. Popular Science, "Nature’s best toilet paper substitutes," 28 Mar. 2020 Seventy percent of the world’s population doesn’t even use bathroom tissue. Popular Science, "Nature’s best toilet paper substitutes," 28 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of bathroom tissue

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Bathroom tissue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bathroom%20tissue. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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