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

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Forget the thread count, plush bathrobes and white goose-down pillows. Laura Forman, WSJ, "Millennials Prize Experiences. Now So Do Travel Companies," 10 June 2019 As Nikkie starts applying foundation, we’re treated to an inset shot of Snoop wearing what appears to be a white bathrobe, standing at the mic in a smoky (of course) studio. Marci Robin, Allure, "Snoop Dogg Narrated a NikkieTutorials Makeup Video and It's Perfect," 21 Apr. 2019 Whitney Wolfe Herd opens the double doors of her suite at the Oberoi Hotel in New Delhi in a hotel bathrobe, her face hidden beneath a sea foam–green beauty mask. Chloe Malle, Vogue, "Inside Dating-App Bumble’s Bid For Global Domination," 18 Apr. 2019 Rooms are stunning and have every amenity luxury travelers expect, like Wifi, filtered water bottles, french press coffee, bathrobes, toiletries, and a minibar. Lindsay Silberman, Town & Country, "How to Plan a Safari in Kenya: A Beginner's Guide," 14 Nov. 2018 Take some time to sit with your disappointment, whatever that looks like — seize the chance to mope around in a fluffy bathrobe, mow through an entire sleeve of Thin Mints, or sob in the shower. Anna Goldfarb, The Cut, "An Emotional Guide to Being Ghosted," 12 Mar. 2018 In a video Hayek posted to Instagram on Friday, she's seen wearing a bathrobe while her daughter, Valentina, cuts her damp hair. Marci Robin, Allure, "Salma Hayek Let Her 11-Year-Old Daughter Cut Her Hair," 22 Sep. 2018 Beyond the guys attending a glitzy U.S. award show or wearing bathrobes while chatting to their label team, there is always a sense of centering themselves back to the music and to their fans. Jeff Benjamin, Teen Vogue, "BTS's Movie "Burn the Stage" Shows the Group's Unwavering Dedication to Their Music," 20 Nov. 2018 Or stay put: The hotel has a beer concierge who takes guests through some of the state’s most sought-after brews, including Hill Farmstead and Heady Topper and a ‘bedtime menu’ that includes flannel bathrobes and a hot toddy. Cassie Shortsleeve, Condé Nast Traveler, "See Vermont Fall Foliage in These 12 Beautiful Places," 2 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of bathrobe

1834, in the meaning defined above

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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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