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Meaning of TOWEL

Pronunciation:  'tawul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a rectangular piece of absorbent cloth (or paper) for drying or wiping
  2. [v]  wipe with a towel; "towel your hair dry"
 

TOWEL is a 5 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: bath towel, beach towel, dish towel, face towel, hand towel, paper towel, pass over, piece of cloth, piece of material, roller towel, tea towel, wipe

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Tow"el\, n. [OE. towaille, towail, F. touaille, LL.
    toacula, of Teutonic origin; cf. OHG. dwahila, swahilla, G.
    zwehle, fr. OHG. dwahan to wash; akin to D. dwaal a towel,
    AS. [thorn]we['a]n to wash, OS. thwahan, Icel. [thorn]v[=a],
    Sw. tv[*a], Dan. toe, Goth. [thorn]wahan. Cf. {Doily}.]
    A cloth used for wiping, especially one used for drying
    anything wet, as the person after a bath.
    
    {Towel gourd} (Bot.), the fruit of the cucurbitaceous plant
       {Luffa [AE]gyptiaca}; also, the plant itself. The fruit is
       very fibrous, and, when separated from its rind and seeds,
       is used as a sponge or towel. Called also {Egyptian bath
       sponge}, and {dishcloth}.
    
    
  2. \Tow"el\, v. t.
    To beat with a stick. [Prov. Eng.]
    
    
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing or using a towel in your dream, suggests that you need to deal with your emotions in order to move forward in your life. You need to find some sort of a resolution. Alternatively, it represents completion, a fresh start and new transition.
 

 

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