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towel

noun [C]
 
 
/taʊəl/
A2 a soft piece of cloth or paper that you use for drying yourself or for drying something: a bath/beach towel a paper towel Equipment used for cleaning
→  See also sanitary towel , tea towel , throw in the towel
Translations of “towel”
in Korean 수건…
in Arabic فوطة, مِنْشَفة…
in French serviette, torchon…
in Turkish havlu…
in Italian asciugamano…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毛巾, 紙巾…
in Russian полотенце…
in Polish ręcznik…
in Spanish toalla, paño…
in Portuguese toalha…
in German das Handtuch…
in Catalan tovallola…
in Japanese タオル, 手ぬぐい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 毛巾, 纸巾…
(Definition of towel from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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