(noun, verb)


1. the act of swimming for pleasure or recreation

- the Englishman said he had a good bathe

Definition categories: act, swim, swimming

Sentences with bathe as a noun:

- I'm going to have a midnight bathe tonight.


1. cleanse the entire body

- bathe daily

Definition categories: body, clean, cleanse

2. suffuse or envelope with something

- The room was bathed in sunlight

- I was bathed in a cold sweat

- veal bathed in a rich creamy sauce

Definition categories: contact, enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, wrap

3. swim for pleasure or recreation

Definition categories: motion, swim

Sentences with bathe as a verb:

- We bathe our baby before going to bed; other parents do it in the morning if they have time.

- She bathed her eyes with liquid to remove the stinging chemical.

- The nurse bathed his wound with a sponge.

- The incoming tides bathed the coral reef.

- The room was bathed in moonlight.

- A dense fog bathed the city streets.

- The women bathed in the sun.