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Meaning of BATHING

Pronunciation:  b'eydhing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of washing yourself (or another person)
  2. [n]  immersing the body in water or sunshine
 

BATHING is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: ablution, washup
 
 See Also: bath, cleaning, cleansing, cleanup, diversion, lavation, recreation, sea bathing, shower, shower bath, sponge bath, steam bath, sun bathing, Turkish bath, vapor bath, vapour bath, wash, washing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bath"ing\, n.
Act of taking a bath or baths.

{Bathing machine}, a small room on wheels, to be driven into
   the water, for the convenience of bathers, who undress and
   dress therein.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acrobatics, affusion, agonistics, aquaplaning, aquatics, aspergation, aspersion, association football, athletics, Australian crawl, backstroke, balneation, baptism, bath, bathe, bedewing, breaststroke, butterfly, crawl, dampening, damping, deluge, dewing, diving, dog paddle, drowning, fin, fishtail, flapper, flipper, floating, flooding, gymnastics, hosing, hosing down, humidification, immersion, inundation, irrigation, laving, moistening, natation, palaestra, rinsing, Rugby, rugger, sidestroke, soccer, sparging, spattering, splashing, splattering, sports, spraying, sprinkling, submersion, surfboarding, surfing, swashing, swim, swimming, track, track and field, treading water, tumbling, wading, watering, waterskiing, wetting
 

 

 

 

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