Definition of fabric softener in English:

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fabric softener

(British also fabric conditioner)

noun

[mass noun]
A liquid used when washing clothes and other laundry to soften the fabric and reduce static: the quilt was still lightly scented with the fabric softener she uses [count noun]: always use a fabric conditioner after washing
More 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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