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American English: /ˈtaʊ(ə)l/
British English: /ˈtaʊəl/

Translation of towel in Spanish:


transitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • secar con toalla
    to towel somebody/oneself down o off
    secar a alguien/secarse con una toalla
    he toweled himself dry
    se secó con una toalla

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