Origin of washrag
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Examples from the Web for washrag
I washed my face and lay on the cot with a washrag soaked in cold water on my throbbing eye.Cue for Quiet
Thomas L. Sherred
Unfortunately he hated water and was said by the naughty-minded to turn seasick at the touch of a washrag.Wilderness of Spring
The washrag, by an unhappy coincidence, was a brand-new one, and my face was some years old.
And so it went, the adament ink going from washrag to face and from face back to washrag.
"If Zaidee was in need of that washrag, she'd be a blackamoor before she gets it," said Eunice.Cricket at the Seashore
Elizabeth Westyn Timlow
- US another word for flannel (def. 4)
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