Meaning of “dishcloth” in the English Dictionary


"dishcloth" in English

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dishclothnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɪʃ.klɒθ/ us /ˈdɪʃ.klɑːθ/

Examples from literature

  • Here's a couple of dishcloths, and there's the towels. 
  • If left around carelessly, they soon acquire the musty smell of a neglected dishcloth. 
  • It is of the greatest importance that all dishcloths, mops, and towels be kept perfectly sweet and clean. 
  • She had a saucer in one hand and a dishcloth in the other. 
  • Wash them thoroughly with the dishcloth, scour with bath brick, and wipe dry. 

(Definition of “dishcloth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)