Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

tea cloth

noun
  1. another name for tea towel
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for tea cloth

Historical Examples

  • However, she mopped it up with a tea-cloth and now handed the cup to Mathilde.

    Dr. Adriaan

    Louis Couperus

  • Mildred's contribution to the sitting-room consisted of a tea-cloth which she had worked while at The Towers.

  • Blue Bonnet came out of the house with a tea-cloth, followed by Knight and Delia with the chairs.

    Blue Bonnet in Boston

    Caroline E. Jacobs

  • She busily unfolded the sewing-table set it in the bay-window, patted the tea-cloth to smoothness, moved the tray.

    Main Street

    Sinclair Lewis

  • Julia decreed that she and Johnny were to do that, then unthinkingly she sent her assistant for a tea-cloth.

    The Good Comrade

    Una L. Silberrad