Turkish towel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Turkish towel a bath towel with rough loose pile
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Usage

In literature:

And I saw he had his overcoat over his bath costume, which is a Turkish towel.
"Where There's A Will" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
It is as wrong in principle as carrying away one of the Turkish towels.
"Book of Etiquette, Volume 2" by Lillian Eichler Watson
This cover is made of pale-brown Turkish toweling.
"St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, Nov 1877-Nov 1878" by Various
Then rub dry quickly and vigorously with a Turkish towel.
"Vitality Supreme" by Bernarr Macfadden
The stork diapers are made of materials resembling turkish toweling and are used to some extent.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
But they were carefully wrapped up in Turkish towels, instead of shawls.
"Peggy in Her Blue Frock" by Eliza Orne White
I had bathed as usual in the morning, and my Turkish towel was spread outside the tent to dry.
"In the Forbidden Land" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
While we was puttin' on a polish with the Turkish towels, Rufus Rastus was busy with the dinner.
"Shorty McCabe" by Sewell Ford
Turkish towels are an excellent illustration of pile weaving.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
That ruled out Turkish towels.
"The Native Soil" by Alan Edward Nourse
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In news:

However, there is a new "must-have" summer item that has recently entered my life and that, my friends, is the Turkish Bath Towel.
Old world crafting techniques meet a modern sensibility in these 100-percent Turkish cotton towels.
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