hankie


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Related to hankie: hanky panky, handkerchief

hanky

A handkerchief (a small square of fabric often used like a tissue). I'm sure Reginald has a hanky you can use.

hanky

and hankie (ˈhæŋki)
n. a handkerchief, especially if lacy and feminine. Do you have a hanky I can borrow?

hankie

verb
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She had just a dozen handkerchiefs in her collection, and so she asked around to see if she could borrow hankies from other collections.
Kept to herself, the embroidered hankie stands in as a "counterfeit" for her love; given to her lover as a courtship token, the handkerchief functions as a "simile" for Mall in that it reflects her "taste.
OUR Great Scot spectacular is under way - and host Jackie Bird is getting her hankies ready.
They would come back with carrier bags full of them and we would sell them We got two bob for those hankies.
While there has been no reaction from the Jones' camp, quotes from fans on a Tom Jones website included 'it seems to me that Humpy has a bad case of jealousy' and 'maybe he should stuff the hankie in his mouth
The Perry Barr dancers, who have waved their hankies during Birmingham Symphony Hall concerts, have performed the May 1 celebration for many years.
Inset, wiping his back TORTURE J Sweltering in 32C sun BEAD BOY He wipes sweat with pounds 20 hankie
Not that I have ever worn shorts, vest and knotted hankie.
Unisys was able to demonstrate superior system performance with its Intel-based architecture compared to our previous RISC-based server," said Medscheme's Group IT director, Hankie Vogel.
Crank up the violins and hand the poor man a man-sized hankie.
A nice paddle on the Costa del Fife with a hankie over your head and possibly your top button unfastened will be quite enough.
Nose tromboning a loud cadenza, hankie dabbing on and off,
The cover of his latest liaison was blown when the womaniser used the hankie to shield his face from my snapper as he left the club - clearly displaying his latest conquest's mobile number.
What you need: Six coins and a hankie or newspaper.