flannel ( flannels plural )
1 n-uncount Flannel is a soft cloth, usually made of cotton or wool, that is used for making clothes.
oft N n
He wore a faded red flannel shirt.
2 n-count A flannel is a small cloth that you use for washing yourself. (BRIT) in AM, use washcloth
face flannel ( face flannels plural ) A face flannel is a small cloth made of towelling which you use for washing yourself.
in AM, usually use washcloth
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
n baloney (informal) blarney, equivocation, flattery, hedging, prevarication, soft soap (informal) sweet talk (U.S. informal) waffle (informal, chiefly Brit.) weasel words (informal, chiefly U.S.)
vb blarney, butter up, equivocate, flatter, hedge, prevaricate, pull the wool over (someone's) eyes, soft-soap (informal) sweet-talk (informal) waffle (informal, chiefly Brit.)
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