Definition of “bath towel” - English Dictionary


“bath towel” in English

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bath towelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɑːθ ˌtaʊəl/ us /ˈbæθ ˌtaʊəl/

Examples from literature

  • But when I asked for a single blanket they didn't have any, so I had to wrap up in bath towels. 
  • One to two dozen very large bath towels, with embroidered monogram, either white or in color to match the border of towels. 
  • She spread a bath towel over a chair, moved another chair near, put out various articles of clothing, and left the room again. 
  • Then he went off to get a bath towel, slippers, and so forth. 
  • You were not expected to take more than one bath a week, and for that one bath towel was provided free. 

(Definition of “bath towel” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“bath towel” in American English

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bath towelnoun [ C ]

us /ˈbæθ ˌtaʊ·əl/

a large towel (= piece of cloth) for drying off after a bath or shower

(Definition of “bath towel” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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