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  • as inwipe
  • as indry

synonyms for towelling

  • clean
  • dry
  • dust
  • erase
  • mop
  • obliterate
  • remove
  • rub
  • wash
  • clear
  • sponge
  • towel
  • clean off
  • take away
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antonyms for towelling

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  • dirty
  • bloom
  • dampen
  • expand
  • fill
  • grow
  • soak
  • wet
  • moisten
  • water
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How to use towelling in a sentence

Sally looks at her a moment in a pause of dry-towelling, and goes back to her room not quite convinced.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
"But I am not a fortune-teller," he said, letting his head drop into a festoon of towel, and towelling away at his two ears.
GREAT EXPECTATIONSCHARLES DICKENS
As he now appeared in his doorway, towelling his hands, Wemmick got on his great-coat and stood by to snuff out the candles.
GREAT EXPECTATIONSCHARLES DICKENS
His teeth clicked as he wiped himself on the burlap towelling.
THE COURAGE OF MARGE O'DOONEJAMES OLIVER CURWOOD
In the pauses of sponging and towelling himself, the Commandant asked the question again and again.
MAJOR VIGOUREUXA. T. QUILLER-COUCH
But Joyce was intently examining some homely towelling, and weighing the respective merits of bird's-eye and huckaback.
UNDER THE MENDIPSEMMA MARSHALL
And Mrs. Brill surveyed in amazement the back of the darn, which looked like Turkish towelling.
GHETTO TRAGEDIESISRAEL ZANGWILL
From a two yard length of towelling, cut off a strip ten inches long, which will be used for the waistband.
NEEDLEWORK ECONOMIESVARIOUS
Several study tables had been united for the supper, the cracks concealed by Japanese towelling contributed by Otoyo.
MOLLY BROWN'S JUNIOR DAYSNELL SPEED
With every red hair erect upon his head after violent towelling, he answered the message which reached his unwilling ears.
RED PEPPER'S PATIENTSGRACE S. RICHMOND
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