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How to use wipe in a sentence

Here, Mr. Slocum paused to wipe his spectacles, and the wife seized the opportunity to press the question.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Amid the hush that followed, the stranger picked himself slowly up, and sought to wipe the filth from his face and garments.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Dey's squar little towels what you holds in yer lap to wipe yer fingers on when you've done eatin'.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
You may wipe off the worst of the spot with your napkin, and then let it pass without further notice.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Just before we reached the grave, Armand stopped to wipe his face, which was covered with great drops of sweat.
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
After about fifteen or twenty minutes take away the plate, heat it, and wipe off the wax.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, NOVEMBER 30, 1880VARIOUS
Put your head under the table, make a noise as if drinking, rise, and wipe your lips.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, NOVEMBER 30, 1880VARIOUS
If you anoint a patient that has confluent smallpox you probably can not wipe away the oil, because the skin will be pustular.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Wipe the oil-stock carefully; then all cotton used should be wrapped in paper and burned in the paper before you leave the house.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
And I began to see the reason of this really splendid gift; one half, gratitude to me—one half, a wipe at the king.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WIPE

  • anhydrate
  • bake
  • blot
  • concentrate
  • condense
  • dehumidify
  • dehydrate
  • deplete
  • desiccate
  • drain
  • empty
  • evaporate
  • exhaust
  • exsiccate
  • freeze-dry
  • harden
  • kiln
  • mummify
  • parch
  • scorch
  • sear
  • shrivel
  • soak up
  • sponge
  • stale
  • swab
  • torrefy
  • towel
  • wilt
  • wipe
  • wither
  • wizen
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