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Synonyms for napkin


Synonyms for napkin

a small piece of table linen that is used to wipe the mouth and to cover the lap in order to protect clothing

garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist


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Oblonsky took off his overcoat, and with his hat over one ear walked into the dining room, giving directions to the Tatar waiters, who were clustered about him in evening coats, bearing napkins. Bowing to right and left to the people he met, and here as everywhere joyously greeting acquaintances, he went up to the sideboard for a preliminary appetizer of fish and vodka, and said to the painted Frenchwoman decked in ribbons, lace, and ringlets, behind the counter, something so amusing that even that Frenchwoman was moved to genuine laughter.
The Sultan asked her kindly what she had in the napkin, whereupon she unfolded the jewels and presented them.
We pegged and quaffed away in silence for a while, until the time came when, instead of sitting bolt upright, and grasping the knife and fork firmly, we leant back in our chairs and worked slowly and carelessly - when we stretched out our legs beneath the table, let our napkins fall, unheeded, to the floor, and found time to more critically examine the smoky ceiling than we had hitherto been able to do - when we rested our glasses at arm's-length upon the table, and felt good, and thoughtful, and forgiving.
National Board of Revenue (NBR) has cleared it decision over imposing value added tax (VAT) on sanitary napkin in the national budget for the fiscal 2019-20 in response to false and confusing campaigns of some online media, reports BSS.
Considering the fact that 23 per cent of the girls drop out of schools after attaining puberty, several state governments have started providing sanitary napkins and have also installed incinerators and sanitary napkin vending machines in schools.
The napkin read: 'Because you're on a plane full of interesting people and hey...
The research study is titled " Global Paper Napkin Making Machine Market - Analysis Covering Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast till 2018 - 2026 " which encloses important data about the production, consumption, revenue and market share, merged with information related to the market scope and product overview.
This paper manufacturer was able to automate labor out of its beverage napkin line for quick ROI and improved case-sealing quality.
The Jan Aushadhi Suvidha, a fully biodegradable, low-cost sanitary napkin, has been introduced in India.
In [1], the problems associated with disposing of a napkin are elaborated.
I am exploring this legal route carefully as taxing a sanitary napkin has a direct impact on a woman's health," Dev said.
Table manners impart confidence in embracing new dining experiences with ease and grace and napkin etiquette form an integral part of good dining etiquettes.
The story of Phullu which revolves around making affordable sanitary napkin for financially poor women, has a similarity with Akshay Kumar's next film Padman .
Speaking to the Italian media, Benitez said: "The President came to my house in London and said: 'tell me which strikers you want to sign' "I wrote five names on a napkin.
Portland, OR, July 07, 2016 --( Bambu[R], the leading green brand in the hospitality industry, has announced the introduction of the first bamboo single use napkin to the market.