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dishrag

[dish-rag] /ˈdɪʃˌræg/
noun
1.
a dishcloth.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism; dish + rag1
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Examples from the web for dishrag
  • Another can't relax until she washes a musty-smelling dishrag in the next room.
  • Instead of coming out of the treatment as limp as a dishrag, the recipient feels invigorated as well as relaxed.
  • She used to always say that if you dropped your dishrag someone was coming to your house and they would be hungry.
  • Do not use a dishrag or cloth because you will recontaminate your hands.
Slang definitions & phrases for dishrag

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Related Terms

limp dishrag


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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