bathroom

noun bath·room \ -ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of bathroom

1 :a room containing a bathtub or shower and usually a sink and toilet
2 :lavatory 2

Examples of bathroom in a Sentence

  1. Their house has three bathrooms.

  2. The restaurant has only one bathroom.

Recent Examples of bathroom from the Web

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First Known Use of bathroom

1780

bathroom Synonyms

Synonyms
bath, toilet, bog [British], can, cloakroom [British], comfort station, convenience [chiefly British], head, john, latrine, lavatory, loo [chiefly British], potty, restroom, washroom, water closet
Related Words
commode, pan [British], pot; garderobe, jakes, outhouse, privy; half bath, powder room; ladies [chiefly British], ladies' room, men's room


BATHROOM Defined for English Language Learners

bathroom

noun

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

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

Definition of bathroom for Students

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


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