Definition of face flannel in English:

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face flannel

noun

British
A facecloth.
Example sentences
  • The watery, tough-skinned figs were barely cooked let alone caramelised and pouring bitter juices onto what tasted like the worst sort of greasy, mass-produced puff pastry as moist as a face flannel in the middle.
  • Gently wipe away all traces of the cleanser with a face flannel wrung out in tepid water, rinsing at least twice more with tepid water.
  • It is rolled up in the manner of airline face flannels.

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