noun, plural dish·cloths [dish-klawth z, -kloth z, -klawths, -kloths] /ˈdɪʃˌklɔðz, -ˌklɒðz, -ˌklɔθs, -ˌklɒθs/.
Examples from the Web for dishclout
"There's a mote in't," quo' the man when he swallowed the dishclout.
But Tom made him this impudent answer, "A dishclout in your teeth for your news, for you shall not find me to be one of them!"Popular Rhymes and Nursery Tales|David Goodger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
“A Barcelona napkin, as wet as a dishclout, and I have just lent him one of my own overlays,” said Triptolemus.The Pirate|Sir Walter Scott
Mony time I hae got a wipe wi' a towel, but ne'er a daub wi' a dishclout before.
Marinilla at the Venta Tejada is a dishclout in comparison with her.The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes|Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra