- a person or thing that wipes.
- the thing with which something is wiped, as a towel, handkerchief, or squeegee.
- windshield wiper.
- Electricity. the portion of a selector or other similar device that makes contact with the terminals of a bank.
- Also wipe. Machinery. a projection or partial cam, as on a rotating shaft, moving to lift or dislodge another part, especially so as to let it drop when released.