bath·​robe | \ ˈbath-ˌrōb How to pronounce bathrobe (audio) , ˈbäth- \

Definition of bathrobe

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

Examples of bathrobe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Later, the British singer was photographed in a bathrobe with the bride and groom, whiskey glass still in hand. Natalie Morin,, "Why Does Everyone Think Harry Styles & Olivia Wilde Are Dating?," 5 Jan. 2021 Less pricey than other bathrobes, the bathrobe version of one of Nordstrom's most popular blankets is a winner and would make an excellent gift in 2020. Samantha Matt, USA TODAY, "36 amazing gifts from Nordstrom that anyone would love," 19 Nov. 2020 Why is Harry Styles wearing a hotel bathrobe at a wedding? Dina Gachman, Vogue, "Please Let 2021 Be the Year of the Hotel Bathrobe," 6 Jan. 2021 In other photos from the wedding day, Styles can be seen in a bathrobe, posing with the newlyweds and looking to be officiating their vows. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, "Harry Styles Attends Agent Jeffrey Azoff's Wedding With Olivia Wilde," 4 Jan. 2021 Here's hoping the Don't Worry Darling press tour is filled with plenty of matching couple bathrobe moments. Neha Prakash, Marie Claire, "Harry Styles Is Maybe-Probably Dating Olivia Wilde, But More Importantly Here Are Pics of Him in a Bathrobe," 4 Jan. 2021 There are few things more relaxing than slipping into a luxurious bathrobe after a hot shower at the end of a long day. Reviewed Staff, USA TODAY, "100 amazing gifts for every type of person and budget," 30 Oct. 2020 No matter your budget, there's a bathrobe to fit it. Sian Babish,, "The best bathrobe of 2020," 17 Oct. 2020 Tyanakei was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, black leggings and a pink bathrobe, the report says. Jane Morice |, cleveland, "Cleveland police searching for teenage girl who left home without cell phone after argument with family," 29 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of bathrobe

1834, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bathrobe was in 1834

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“Bathrobe.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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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


bath·​robe | \ ˈbath-ˌrōb How to pronounce bathrobe (audio) , ˈbäth- \

Kids Definition of bathrobe

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

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