bath towel

[bath, bahth]

Origin of bath towel

First recorded in 1860–65 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for bath towel

Historical Examples of bath towel

  • He tucked a corner of the bath-towel under his chin and began his repast.

    Weatherby's Inning

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • Three children and a bath-towel tugged one way, and Bobby Craven's expectant face the other.

    Loyal to the School

    Angela Brazil

  • A bath-towel was by some weird chance in the boat, and, tying this on the stick, the captain waved it.

  • He was in his shirt-sleeves and a bath-towel was fastened around his neck, descending in wispy folds to his knees.

    Weatherby's Inning

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • Your servant then comes up, wraps you in a bath-towel, and you go off to the dressing-room.

    At the Court of the Amr

    John Alfred Gray