Definition of washcloth
: a cloth that is used for washing one's face and body —called also facecloth, washrag
Recent Examples of washcloth from the Web
Then, using a tissue or washcloth to sop up the mess, just wait for the flow to stop, which usually happens within 10 to 15 minutes.
Those duties included gassing up cars, making deliveries and grabbing a washcloth.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer applied a damp washcloth recently to fevered speculation/anxiety that Microsoft will extend its Zune juggernaut with an iPhone-like version of the media player.
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First Known Use of washcloth
WASHCLOTH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of washcloth for English Language Learners
: a small piece of cloth that you use to wash your face and body
WASHCLOTH Defined for Kids
Definition of washcloth for Students
: a small towel for washing the face and body
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