dishpan hands definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A rough, dry, scaly problem of the arms usually caused by sensitiveness to or exorbitant usage of home detergents or cleansing agents.
  • noun:
    • Hands which are harsh, reddish, and dry, as from discomfort and chafing brought on by immersion in hot-water mixed with detergent.

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