sanitary towel Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "sanitary towel" - Learner English Dictionary

See all translations

sanitary towel

noun [C]
 
UK ( US sanitary napkin,
 
)
a thick piece of soft paper that a woman wears to absorb blood from her period (= monthly blood from the uterus) Toiletry and perfumes
Translations of “sanitary towel”
in Korean 생리대…
in Arabic فوطة صِحيّة…
in Portuguese absorvente higiênico…
in Catalan compresa…
in Japanese (英)生理用ナプキン…
in Italian assorbente igienico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衛生棉…
in Russian гигиеническая прокладка…
in Turkish âdet bezi, hijyenik bağ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卫生巾,月经垫…
in Polish podpaska…
(Definition of sanitary towel from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “sanitary towel” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
poke

to greet someone on a social networking website by leaving them a special short message

Word of the Day

The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
by Liz Walter,
June 24, 2015
Look at these two sentences: My sister made the cake. The cake was made by my sister. Both these sentences mean the same. The first is an active sentence: it tells you what the sister did. The second is a passive sentence: it tells you what happened to the cake. Here are

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More