Definition of dish towel in English:

dish towel


North American
  • A cloth for drying washed crockery, cutlery, and glasses; a tea towel.

    ‘I asked where the dish towel was so I could dry’
    • ‘He has also stolen my dish towel.’
    • ‘She saw an older woman drying her hands on a dish towel.’
    • ‘Turn off the heat and cover the pan with a clean dish towel.’
    • ‘Wash the lids under hot, soapy water, and place them on a clean dish towel to dry.’
    • ‘He turned off the water and dried his hands on a nearby dish towel.’
    • ‘With a clean dish towel, dry each berry, and then swirl it in the chocolate and place it on the baking sheet.’