Definition of towel horse in English:

towel horse


  • A free-standing frame on which to hang towels.

    • ‘The Rose Rooms are provided with a 4 poster bed, private bathroom, coat racks, bath in the en suite, antique wooden towel horses, china bowls and open fireplace.’
    • ‘But many references were obscure until this delightful annotation by Science Writer Martin Gardner, who clarifies ‘The Ethics of Elfland’ and explains the uses of Hartlepool, Gladstone collars, towel horses.’
    • ‘There are antique wooden towel horses, coat racks and china bowls and ewers.’