bathe


bathe

verb

Definition of BATHE

1
to flow along or against <the cool waters of the North Atlantic bathe the island's shores>
Synonyms bathe, lap, lave, lip, splash
Related Words bubble, gurgle, plash, ripple, slosh
2
to make wet <bathe your contact lens with the solution before inserting them>
3
to supply with light <the walls of the canyon were bathed with the warm rays of the setting sun>
Near Antonyms dim, dull, obscure; cover, shroud, veil; douse (also dowse), extinguish, put out, quench, snuff (out)

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