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British English: towel /ˈtaʊəl/ NOUN
A towel is a piece of thick, soft cloth that you use to dry yourself with.
...a bath towel.
- American English: towel
- Arabic: مِنْشَفَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: toalha
- Chinese: 毛巾
- Croatian: ručnik
- Czech: ručník
- Danish: håndklæde
- Dutch: handdoek
- European Spanish: toalla
- Finnish: pyyhe
- French: serviette
- German: Handtuch
- Greek: πετσέτα
- Italian: asciugamano
- Japanese: タオル
- Korean: 타월
- Norwegian: håndkle
- Polish: ręcznik
- European Portuguese: toalha
- Romanian: prosop
- Russian: полотенце
- Latin American Spanish: toalla
- Swedish: handduk
- Thai: ผ้าขนหนู
- Turkish: havlu
- Ukrainian: рушник
- Vietnamese: khăn lau
British English: towel VERB
If you towel something or towel it dry, you dry it with a towel.
He came out of his bedroom, toweling his wet hair.
- American English: towel
- Brazilian Portuguese: secar com uma toalha
- Chinese: 用毛巾擦干
- European Spanish: secar con una toalla
- French: sécher avec une servietteN
- German: abtrocknen
- Italian: asciugare con un asciugamano
- Japanese: タオルで乾かす
- Korean: 수건으로 닦다
- European Portuguese: secar com uma toalha
- Latin American Spanish: secar con una toalla
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