half bath


Definition of half bath

: a bathroom containing a sink and toilet but no bathtub or shower

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An addition brought the house to 3,600 square feet, including five bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths. Emma Bazilian, House Beautiful, "You Can Buy This Windy City Rehab House for $1.45 Million," 16 Apr. 2019 The 18,852 square foot, two-story mansion, in the Seminole Landing community, has nine bedrooms, 12 full baths and five half baths. Robyn A. Friedman, sun-sentinel.com, "$42 million oceanfront mansion inspired by art from around the world | PHOTOS," 13 June 2019 Rayna's famed abode boasts six spacious bedrooms (including one with an entire private apartment, NBD), eight full bathrooms, three half baths, and sit-down seating for up to 50 guests. Blair Donovan, Country Living, "The Real-Life House Where Rayna Jaymes Lived on 'Nashville' Is for Sale," 18 May 2019 Called La Serena, the home includes four bedrooms, five full baths and one half bath. Sarah Tilton, WSJ, "Oceanfront Home in California’s Golf Paradise Sells for Over $25 Million," 17 Aug. 2018 Take this four-bedroom, four-and-a-half bath home in Santa Fe. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Swanky desert estate on 17 acres asks $1.3M," 18 Dec. 2018 The apartment is around 5,000 square feet, with two bedrooms and two and a half baths, as well as direct Park Avenue views from almost every room, according to StreetEasy. Vivian Marino, New York Times, "Penthouse Sale in Chelsea Sets Downtown Record," 1 June 2018 Our home features six bedrooms, five and a half baths, a walk-out basement, a billiard room and home theater complete with stadium seating and a 3-D projector. Olivia Rassow, ELLE Decor, "Would You House Sit For A Pop Star?," 29 Jan. 2014 The third level has another dining room and laundry area, a half bath, a galley kitchen, and a gym, which also could be converted into another bedroom. Vivian Marino, New York Times, "A SoHo Triplex on the Market for $65 Million," 14 June 2018

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First Known Use of half bath

1951, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of half bath

US : a bathroom that has a sink and toilet but no bathtub or shower

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