toilet paper Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “toilet paper” in the English Dictionary

"toilet paper" in British English

See all translations

toilet papernoun [U]

uk   us  
softpaper, usually in a ​longroll, used to ​clean yourself when you have used the ​toilet
(Definition of toilet paper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"toilet paper" in American English

See all translations

toilet papernoun [U]

 us   /ˈtɔɪ·lɪt ˌpeɪ·pər/ (also toilet tissue)
soft paper that ​people use to ​clean themselves after using the toilet
(Definition of toilet paper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “toilet paper”
in Arabic وَرَق الحَمّام…
in Korean (화장실용) 화장지…
in Portuguese papel higiênico…
in Catalan paper higiènic…
in Japanese トイレットペーパー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卫生纸,手纸…
in Turkish tuvalet kâğıdı…
in Russian туалетная бумага…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衛生紙,手紙…
in Italian carta igienica…
in Polish papier toaletowy…
What is the pronunciation of toilet paper?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More