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English noun: bath

1. bath (artifact) 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)

SamplesShe soaked the etching in an acid bath.

Broader (hypernym)vessel

2. bath (act) you soak and wash your body in a bathtub

SamplesHe has a good bath every morning.

Broader (hypernym)bathing, washup

Narrower (hyponym)bubble bath, mikvah, mud bath

3. bath (artifact) a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body

Synonymsbathing tub, bathtub, tub

Broader (hypernym)vessel

Narrower (hyponym)footbath, hip bath, hot tub, sitz bath

Part meronymbath, bathroom

4. bath (quantity) an ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons

Broader (hypernym)liquid measure, liquid unit

Part meronymhomer, kor

5. Bath (location) a town in southwestern England on the River Avon; famous for its hot springs and Roman remains

Instance hypernymtown

Part meronymEngland

6. bath (artifact) a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet


Broader (hypernym)room

Part holonymbath, bathing tub, bathtub, can, commode, crapper, handbasin, lavabo, pot, potty, shower bath, shower stall, stool, throne, toilet, tub, wash-hand basin, washbasin, washbowl

Part meronymabode, domicile, dwelling, dwelling house, habitation, home

English verb: bath

1. bath (body) clean one's body by immersion into water

SamplesThe child should bathe every day.


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

Broader (hypernym)clean, cleanse

Narrower (hyponym)foment

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