face cloth

facecloth

[feys-klawth, -kloth]
noun, plural facecloths [feys-klawthz, -klothz, -klawths, -kloths] .
Also called, British, face flannel.


Origin:
1595–1605; face + cloth

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face cloth or face flannel
 
n
(Brit) US equivalent: washcloth a small piece of cloth used to wash the face and hands
 
face flannel or face flannel
 
n

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