Posted by Word Camel on September 15, 2004
In Reply to: Washcloth=towel? posted by Brian from Shawnee on September 15, 2004
: : : Hello
: : : Is it a "washcloth" a kind of towel but smaller in size?
: : : thanks a million
: : I thought it was a flannel.
: : DFG
: It's "washcloth" in the U.S.
Both are made with the same material as towels, so yes, a wash cloth is a small towel. I have yet to see a flannel made of flannel fabric however. Does anyone know if they ever were? It sounds like it would have been rather nice in that fabric.