noun bai·gnoire

Definition of baignoire



  1. :  a theater box having low partitions that is in the lowest tier

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Origin and Etymology of baignoire

French, literally, bathtub, from baigner to bathe, from Late Latin balneare, from Latin balneum bath — more at bagnio

First Known Use: 1855

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a trip made at another's expense

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