bathrobe

noun
bath·robe | \ˈbath-ˌrōb, ˈbäth-\

Definition of bathrobe 

: a loose often absorbent robe worn before and after bathing or as a dressing gown

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Bourdain, 61, was found dead by chef-pal Eric Ripert on Friday hanging by a bathrobe belt in his room at the Le Chambard hotel in Kaysersberg-Vignoble, France. Fox News, "Anthony Bourdain's mother says his body is stuck in France," 10 June 2018 Some of them were wearing white hotel bathrobes over swimsuits. Jenna Sauers, Harper's BAZAAR, "Inside a Hamptons Sex Party for the Elite," 29 June 2016 The r guest rooms are equipped with super-plush bedding, cozy linen bathrobes, and modern amenities including a yoga mat. Marie Salcido, Sunset, "Meet the Luxury Adult Summer Camp of Our Dreams," 22 Jan. 2018 People reported seeing a man in a bathrobe walking around the building, WHDH reported. Fox News, "New Hampshire man out on bail strips naked, breaks into apartment and chokes golden retriever, police say," 21 June 2018 Your very first superhero, with a cape cleverly disguised as a bathrobe and the kind of caffeinated courage required to take on the rewarding-but-daunting task of fatherhood. Bonnie Mccarthy, latimes.com, "Thanks, Dad: We've got 10 great ways to say Happy Father's Day," 8 June 2018 The pregnant beauty began her day in a plush bathrobe at The Carlyle Hotel surrounded by her talented (and large) glam squad. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "Watch Cardi B Get Ready For Her First Met Gala," 8 May 2018 A few months into his presidency, Trump — infuriated by leaks about everything from staff rivalries to his bathrobe-wearing, TV-viewing habits — ordered Reince Priebus, then his chief of staff, to do the same thing in the West Wing. BostonGlobe.com, "White House job requirement: signing a nondisclosure agreement," 22 Mar. 2018 A few months into his presidency, Mr. Trump — infuriated by leaks about everything from staff rivalries to his bathrobe-wearing, TV-viewing habits — ordered Reince Priebus, then his chief of staff, to do the same thing in the West Wing. Maggie Haberman, New York Times, "White House Job Requirement: Signing a Nondisclosure Agreement," 21 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of bathrobe

1834, in the meaning defined above

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bathrobe

noun

English Language Learners Definition of bathrobe

: a loose piece of clothing that wraps around your body and is worn especially before or after a bath

bathrobe

noun
bath·robe | \ˈbath-ˌrōb, ˈbäth-\

Kids Definition of bathrobe

: a robe that is worn especially before or after a bath

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