towelette[to̵u′əl et′, to̵u let′]
a small, moist, disposable paper tissue for cleansing the hands, face, etc.
Origin of towelettetowel + -ette
A small, usually moistened piece of paper or cloth used for cleansing.
- A small towel.
- The folded moist towelette was smaller than my palm, but when unfolded at least cleaned my hands.