from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dishcloth.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece of cloth (a "rag") used for washing dishes.
- n. A unclean person
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a cloth for washing dishes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A dish-cloth.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a cloth for washing dishes
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The "dishrag" effort points now to several bloggers pages about the bomb, with the intended victim coming in fifth.
If you thought Mildred down the street was a dishrag, then Ethel tells you she is “really scary”, you give Mildred a closer look.
The incubus lingered at the opening of the kitchen, leaning on one arm against the doorframe, the other hand casually holding a dishrag over his important bits.
Bernard Sun of the Jean Georges group called it "lively and opulent" and Belinda liked "the brioche on the nose"; Raj Vaidya of Daniel aka the class clown thought it smelled "like the air coming out of the subway on a hot day," or alternately, "a decaying dishrag."
Holly tossed the dishrag off her shoulder and went out onto the porch.
Gently! he added, as Oates tossed an unconscious man over his shoulder like a dishrag.
Suzanne rinsed the dishrag out in the spotless sink.
I heard glass crashing to the floor and looked to see Buzz holding a dishrag in one hand and a shocked expression on his face.
I ought to know, but I don't keep track, she said as she twisted her lower lip into a little dishrag of affected concern.
Rosa hurries over with a dishrag and stands between us wiping the table.