bath towel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bath towel a large towel; to dry yourself after a bath
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Usage

In literature:

For the bath-room there should be three dozen towels, a half-dozen bath towels.
"The Etiquette of To-day" by Edith B. Ordway
After they had finished their bath the captain and Paul, carrying their towels in their hands, strolled up to Barry's house.
"Edward Barry" by Louis Becke
A mild-eyed Hindoo, lacking a turban, has appropriated a bath-towel.
"Nights in London" by Thomas Burke
Just as day was breaking, Bob Holliday came down to the river with a towel, as though for a morning bath.
"The Hoosier School-boy" by Edward Eggleston
This cloth is used in the manufacture of towels, Turkish bath robes, etc.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
On the porch they found the water and towels as Simpson had said, and bathed and rubbed their faces.
"The Candidate" by Joseph Alexander Altsheler
I sent him to Spring Pond village to buy bed linen and bath towels.
"Athalie" by Robert W. Chambers
The word "bath," with the promise of "individual towels," won me over.
"Desert Dust" by Edwin L. Sabin
Little dressing-rooms were provided and for a penny a man could get a clean towel and for five cents a bathing suit.
"One Way Out" by William Carleton
She got the wash-basin and a towel and prepared to bathe his head.
"The Ranch at the Wolverine" by B. M. Bower
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In poetry:

Warm water's running, there's a bath by and by!
Here is a towel, now get yourself dry!
The meat's on the oven, and you will be fed!
There where I lie, there is your bed.)
"Ode [Óda]" by Attila Jozsef

In news:

It's so greasy that they should serve it with a bath towel instead of paper napkins, and it doesn't really fit in your mouth.
However, there is a new "must-have" summer item that has recently entered my life and that, my friends, is the Turkish Bath Towel.
Dohler USA, a subsidiary of Dohler SA Brasil best known in North America for its bath and beach towel lines, is entering the matelasse business with the debut of new products during the New York Home Textiles Market.
Seeking to expand its branded presence in bath, Veratex has signed a licensing agreement with Christy USA, extending its Medici bedding brand to solid-color towels.
The Home Fashion Products Association (HFPA) has published a standard for the makers of quality residential terry bath towels that is aimed at aiding them to ensure that their customers receive the highest quality products.
Products include an electronic hand towel roll dispenser in a space-saving design, an exit door hand protection system, a folded tissue dispenser for bath or facial tissues and a restyled bath tissue dispenser.
In this Friday Nov 2, 2012 photo an unidentified man lays bath towels on a conveyer to catch particles during their illegal gold mining in Roodepoort, South Africa.
Most bath towels look exactly the same from top to bottom, left to right.
Children should provide a bathing suit, towel, lunch, water bottle and a few snacks.
Clay (WSYR-TV) --Sheriff's deputies are looking for three women who were caught on camera stealing makeup, bath towels and candles from a Walmart in Clay on July 7.
Some married couples have "His" and "Her" bath towels.
The towel, with a bath size of 30 by 56, is made of an all cotton fiber that is lofty and superabsorbent using a specially engineered yarn.
Try cleaning it in your washing machine with two bath towels on the gentle setting.
Pembroke Pines, FL — Bath and beach towel manufacturer and supplier Hilasal said it has found the perfect recipe for hitting an aggressive price point for a luxury towel.
Synergy Global Home has signed a licensing agreement to produce Prince of Scots branded bedding, bath towels and beach towels for volume accounts in the US, Canada, UK and India.
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