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 In the case of Spell on You, my imperfect nose, only recently liberated from chronic allergies, catches a hint of Haribo peach that softens into a moody rose—practically begging for a hotel bathrobe. Genevieve Fullan, Longreads, 12 Apr. 2022 But sitting in her bathrobe after a welcome shower at the Arena Ursynów, a sports complex now used to temporarily house Ukrainian refugees, Bats talked about her own trauma. Dana Bash And Abbie Sharpe, CNN, 10 Apr. 2022 Wrapped in a Dior bathrobe ahead of Vanity Fair’s Oscars party on Sunday, Taylor-Joy channeled a similar beauty attitude. Vogue, 29 Mar. 2022 The post was accompanied by a comical photo of a younger, smirking Willis wearing a bathrobe, sunglasses, a gold chain with a cross, and a towel around his head. New York Times, 30 Mar. 2022 And so begins a conversation with one of the greatest film directors ever, coming to us from a 14th-century abode in England while wearing, yes, a bathrobe. Dalton Ross,, 18 Mar. 2022 The cold-weather months are all about bundling up and staying comfy inside, and this bathrobe gets the job done. Claire Harmeyer,, 2 Dec. 2021 Each partner will wrap both hands around the end of a looped yoga strap (a bathrobe belt will also work). Jen Murphy, WSJ, 12 Feb. 2022 That included some prudish cuts — don’t look at Joey in a bathrobe with Ross’ picture stuck on his groin! Los Angeles Times, 28 May 2021 See More

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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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17 Apr 2022

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“Bathrobe.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for bathrobe


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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