Definition of facecloth in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈfeɪsklɒθ


  • 1A small towelling cloth for washing one’s face.
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    • ‘Here, wash your face,’ he was told as he was handed a facecloth, soap and towel.
    • After using you simply throw the facecloth into an attendant basket.
    • The soap looked rough and small, obviously on its last legs and the facecloth, faded grey from too many washes, had seen better days.
  • 1.1 [mass noun] British Smooth-surfaced woollen cloth.
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    • This slim fitting double-breasted coat, which has a silk velvet collar, is made of high quality British wool facecloth.

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