Synonyms for Handkerchief:

n.

face peel, cotton swab, cotton wool ball, neckerchief, tissue, cotton, cleanse, towel, paper handkerchief, cotton wool, facial, napkin, rag, cotton bud, exfoliate, headband. artifact (noun)
hankie, hankey, hanky.
handkerchief (noun)
hankie, hankey, hanky.
personal cloth (noun)
neckerchief, hankie.

Other synonyms:

face peel, cotton swab, exfoliate, cotton bud. facial. tissue. cleanse. Other relevant words:
towel, rag, facial, tissue, headband, napkin, neckerchief, exfoliate.

Usage examples for handkerchief

  1. Where is the handkerchief now? – 'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam. by Charles King
  2. For a long time Mary sat silent, her handkerchief to her eyes. – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston
  3. I don't think she knew what she was doing, poor, poor child- Aunt Jamsiah broke down completely, crying in her handkerchief – Pee-wee Harris by Percy Keese Fitzhugh