bath bath  /ˈbæθ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a vessel containing liquid in which something is immersed (as to process it or to maintain it at a constant temperature or to lubricate it)
  2. (n) you soak and wash your body in a bathtub
  3. (n) a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body
  4. (n) an ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons
  5. (n) a town in southwestern England on the River Avon; famous for its hot springs and Roman remains
  6. (n) a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
  7. (v) clean one's body by immersion into water

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Global warming the very term sounds gentle, like a bath that grows pleasantly hotter under the tap.
  2. Moreover, it features a gem on its roof: the rotenburo, or outdoor bath.
  3. I like to bathe in public.

News

  1. Montsweag clinches Bath Ripken U10 title

    BATH — Montsweag Roadhouse clinched the Bath 10U Cal Ripken championship by defeating Sunnybrook Village 15-2 last week. The Roadhouse played well throughout the tournament never losing a game and were extremely strong offensively both with their bats and aggressive base running. read more
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Times Record

  2. Agree To Buy Bed, Bath & Beyond At $52.50, Earn 5.5%

    Investors considering a purchase of Bed, Bath & Beyond, Inc. (NASD: BBBY) stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $69.83/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2015 put at the $52.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $2.90. Collecting ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Bath seeking assistant fire chief

    Bath Township is seeking a new assistant fire chief. Trustees, at the June 17 meeting, approved posting the position June 18 through July 29. Trustees also approved an amended job description for the position.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: West Side Leader & South Side News Leader

Quotes

  1. "You can see how excited he is about it," Bryant said. "You can see it in his eyes that he's ecstatic. It's been a long time since he had a champagne bath, and I knew that, so I made sure he became part of our circle and we got him pretty...
    on Jun 14, 2009 By: Kobe Bryant Source: FanHouse (blog)

  2. "Bed time, bath time, meal time - nothing will feel the same again," Cameron wrote. "We console ourselves knowing that he won't suffer anymore, that his end was quick, and that he is in a better place. But we all just miss him so...
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: David Cameron Source: Reuters UK

  3. "You remind me of my two young boys squabbling at bath time," Brown said.
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Gordon Brown Source: Mirror.co.uk

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