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fabric softener also: (British English) fabric conditioner

Translation of fabric softener in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable and countable
    suavizante (masculine) para la ropa
    Example sentences
    • About half of all advertisements show pictures of children - wiping their bottoms with the gentlest lavatory paper, wrapped in towels made soft by fabric conditioner, running in a field made free by some insurance scheme.
    • He reckons fabric conditioner is environmentally-unfriendly, so the towels are so stiff you can snap them in half like a Salada biscuit.
    • The chemicals are legally permitted and used in a wide variety of products such as washing-up liquid and fabric conditioners.

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