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English noun: bathe

1. bathe (act) the act of swimming


SamplesThe Englishman said he had a good bathe.


Broader (hypernym)swim, swimming


English verb: bathe

1. bathe (body) cleanse the entire body


SamplesBathe daily.


ExamplesThey bathe , They bathe themselves


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)clean, cleanse


Narrower (hyponym)shower

2. bathe (contact) suffuse with or as if with light


SamplesThe room was bathed in sunlight.


Pattern of useSomething ----s something


Broader (hypernym)enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, wrap

3. bathe (body) clean one's body by immersion into water


SamplesThe child should bathe every day.


Synonymsbath


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)clean, cleanse


Narrower (hyponym)foment









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