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American English: /ˈhæŋkərtʃɪf/
, /ˈhæŋkərtʃif/
British English: /ˈhaŋkətʃɪf/

Translation of handkerchief in Spanish:

noun plural -chievesPronunciation: /-tʃiːvz/ or -chiefs

  • a cotton/paper handkerchief
    un pañuelo de algodón/papel
    a garden the size of a pocket handkerchief
    un jardín como un pañuelito
    Example sentences
    • He sits repeatedly wiping his nose on his handkerchief, and then spreading it out on his lap like a napkin.
    • I blew my nose in a napkin and blew my nose again on his handkerchief.
    • Now, however, he was too ill to notice it - how the people in the car began to gasp and sputter, to put handkerchiefs to their noses, and transfix him with furious glances.
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