bathroom

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noun bath·room \-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of bathroom

  1. 1 :  a room containing a bathtub or shower and usually a sink and toilet

  2. 2 :  lavatory 2

Examples of bathroom in a Sentence

  1. Their house has three bathrooms.

  2. The restaurant has only one bathroom.

1780

First Known Use of bathroom

1780



BATHROOM Defined for English Language Learners

bathroom

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noun bath·room \-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of bathroom for English Language Learners

  • : a room with a sink and toilet and usually a bathtub or shower

  • : a room in a public place with a toilet and sink


BATHROOM Defined for Kids

bathroom

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noun bath·room \ˈbath-ˌrüm, ˈbäth-, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of bathroom for Students

  1. :  a room containing a sink and toilet and usually a bathtub or shower



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