Meaning of “towel” - Learner’s Dictionary

towel

noun [ C ] us uk /taʊəl/
I dried myself off with a towel and got dressed.He wrapped the towel round his middle.She wiped her hands on the towel.He came to the door clad only in a towel.She folded the towels and put them away in the cupboard.

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

(Definition of “towel” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)