paper towel


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n paper towel a disposable towel made of absorbent paper
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In literature:

Noel had got brown-paper boots too, and a Turkish towel cloak.
"The Wouldbegoods" by E. Nesbit
When this canine shaking of the wetness was not enough, they used the paper towels as bath towels.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
He grew merry as a cricket, and his laughter pealed over the paper cap Mimo made for him and the towel his sister had for an apron.
"The Reason Why" by Elinor Glyn
Wrap, when cold, first in a clean towel, then in paper.
"The Story of Crisco" by Marion Harris Neil
Strain the water through a paper towel or several thicknesses of clean cloth, to remove dirt and fallout particles, if any.
"In Time Of Emergency" by Department of Defense
Wash the chimney and the shade in hot water, dry with a towel, and polish, using soft paper.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
He was carrying it over his arm like a towel, paper was so scarce.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
I sent a recipe to one of our west coast papers and they added a note to drain them on a paper towel.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
A towel was thrown over the writing-table, and a piece of blotting-paper lay on the floor.
"About Peggy Saville" by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
In the frying pan four sunnyside eggs were sizzling; half a dozen strips of bacon drained on a paper towel on the sideboard.
"The Coffin Cure" by Alan Edward Nourse

In news:

Detroit firefighters didn't ask for the toilet paper, paper towels and cleaning supplies that - 6:33 pm.
Do not flush women's hygiene products or paper towels.
Drain them well on paper towels.
Then place the pears on several thick paper towels to dry.
Dry slices with paper towels if they look wet.
Place paper towels in microwave.
Trenton's The Times newspaper reports Mayor Tony Mack's administration will move forward with an emergency purchase of toilet paper and paper towels.
Wipe mistakes away with damp paper towels.
Place 10 seeds on a damp paper towel.
Wash strawberries and gently pat with paper towels until completely dry.
Use paper towels to pat dry the tenderloins , then rub them all over with the spice blend.
Very simply, the shock cord presses the roll of paper towels against the wall and keeps it from spinning in the breeze — but it's still easy enough to pull off a sheet when you want it.
Paper Towel Holder as Ribbon Organizer.
Paper-cut design in the traditional style of German folk art scherenschnitte, this towel by Linda Emmerson of Ames, captures imagery from all around Iowa.
Forged natural towel bar, towel ring and toilet paper holder.