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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Kleenex(noun)

    a piece of soft absorbent paper (usually two or more thin layers) used as a disposable handkerchief


  1. kleenex(Noun)

    A generic term for any type of disposable tissue.

    Could you hand me a kleenex? My nose is running.

    Etymology: USA, from the brand of tissues trademarked by Cellucotton Products Company (now Kimberly-Clark) in 1924–25. Alteration of clean + -ex.


  1. Kleenex

    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.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kleenex in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kleenex in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of kleenex in a Sentence

  1. Art Hoppe:

    If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex?

  2. Jeff Kingston:

    Inbound Japan treats Inbound Japan foreign workers like Kleenex, they have a use-it, toss-it mentality.

  3. Judy Justice:

    It started in 2010 when they started cutting teacher aides, and then they have cut supplies, we haven’t had books since 2010-2011. Kids are suffering. Teachers have to send out supply lists every year so kids can have Kleenex and things like paper towels by the end of the year.

  4. Danny DeVito:

    You look at that baby (elephant) and it's just ... you melt. When you see this movie, bring a Kleenex. But it's a good movie, it's funny and happy, dumbo.

  5. Amy Falcone:

    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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