dishcloth

noun dish·cloth \ ˈdish-ˌklȯth \

Definition of dishcloth

:a cloth for washing dishes

First Known Use of dishcloth

1827


DISHCLOTH Defined for English Language Learners

dishcloth

noun

Definition of dishcloth for English Language Learners

  • : a cloth that is used for washing dishes



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