half bath


Definition of half bath

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

Examples of half bath in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The four-bedroom, four-and-a-half bath residence is nestled in the community of Sierra de Montserrat, on one of the luxury enclave’s most private lots. Kristin Tablang, House Beautiful, 4 May 2022 Spanning some 5,180 square feet, the five-bedroom, five-and-a-half bath residence covers the entire 29th, 30th and 31st floors. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 27 Apr. 2022 The old half bath was reconfigured for a full bath large enough for a full shower, double sink vanity, and private water closet. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al, 16 Apr. 2022 Home: The Presley Tyler House is a 2-bed, 1-and-a-half bath, approximately 2,800-square-foot, two-story, Federalist-style home across the Tucker Lake Estates subdivision that was built in 1844. Lennie Omalza, The Courier-Journal, 17 Mar. 2022 Also on the first floor is a laundry room and a half bath. Kaylei Fear, Better Homes & Gardens, 4 Mar. 2022 Home: This is a 4-bed, 3-and-a-half bath, 4,000-square-foot, Georgian colonial-style home in the Triple Crown Country Club neighborhood in Union, Kentucky. Lennie Omalza, The Courier-Journal, 11 Feb. 2022 In both sets of floor plans, a hallway off the kitchen leads to a staircase to the second floor, a half bath, a mudroom, a laundry room with a washer and dryer, and a door to the two-car garage. Maya Homan, BostonGlobe.com, 7 Jan. 2022 Upgrade your kit to include a 12-square-foot interior room that can be used as a half bath. Laura Kristine Miller, Better Homes & Gardens, 18 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of half bath

1951, in the meaning defined above

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5 May 2022

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“Half bath.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/half%20bath. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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