Definition of hankie
Examples of hankie in a Sentence
held a hankie up to his nose and blew vigorously
Recent Examples of hankie from the Web
WATER SCIENCE TRICK Stuff a piece of facial tissue or a hankie into the bottom of a tall plastic cup.
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Origin and Etymology of hankie
handkerchief + -ie
First Known Use: 1878See Words from the same year
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