Definitions for kleenexˈkli nɛks
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a piece of soft absorbent paper (usually two or more thin layers) used as a disposable handkerchief
A generic term for any type of disposable tissue.
Could you hand me a kleenex? My nose is running.
Origin: USA, from the brand of tissues trademarked by Cellucotton Products Company (now Kimberly-Clark) in 1924–25. Alteration of clean + -ex.
Kleenex is a brand name for a variety of paper-based products such as facial tissue, bathroom tissue, paper towels, and diapers. Often used as a genericized trademark, especially in the United States, the name Kleenex is a registered trademark of Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc. Kleenex products are manufactured in 30 countries and sold in more than 170. Such Kleenex brands include VIVA, Cottonelle and Huggies.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex
If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex?
My kids are obsessed with hand sanitizer, it's a part of the school supply list we send home for kids to bring, along with Kleenex. I'd prefer they wash their hands, but I know it will do in a pinch.
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