infinity pool


Definition of infinity pool 

: a pool (typically a swimming pool) with an edge over which water flows to give the appearance of the water extending to the horizon And most importantly, the pool and bar are open for business, where a spacious infinity pool looks down on Kalakaua Avenue and makes for the ideal spot to watch the sunset and sip a drink.— Kevin Allen

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Outside, a covered lounge with a fireplace looks onto an infinity pool. Jack Flemming,, "Guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen picks up a Camarillo estate for a little extra," 31 May 2018 Next door at the knock-your-socks-off gorgeous Jade Mountain, summer rates in the Sky Jacuzzi suites and the swanky suites with infinity pools start at $1,110, compared to $1,480 for the same suites during high season. Melanie Reffes, USA TODAY, "Summer's on sale at luxurious Caribbean resorts," 15 May 2018 The 930-passenger vessel has a sleek Scandinavian look, a gorgeous infinity pool at the stern, and private balconies for every cabin. Paul Brady, Condé Nast Traveler, "The World’s Longest Cruise Is 245 Days, Costs $93,000," 2 May 2018 Plus, there’s an airy, beach-front restaurant (serving up elevated takes on Mexican favorites) and a gorgeous, black-tiled infinity pool. Christina Pérez, Vogue, "Beautiful Bohemian Beach Getaways That Are Not Tulum," 13 Apr. 2018 Among its many blandishments is an infinity pool that serves as a ceiling for the den. Ruth La Ferla, The Seattle Times, "In “Incredibles 2,” the Parr house is the breakout star," 9 July 2018 The Shelbourne Dublin 's storied design and luxe spa placed it near the top at #5, while The Merrion provides a blissful escape in from Dublin's busy streets (pro tip: don't miss the infinity pool). Bridget Hallinan, Condé Nast Traveler, "Flight Deal: U.S. to Dublin from $340 Round-Trip," 12 June 2018 Frank Lloyd Wright once said, and now comes LeBron James, at 33, the world’s best basketball player, attempting his next act in the land of Neutra houses, infinity pools, diabolical traffic and In-N-Out. Jason Gay, WSJ, "It’s La-La Land for LeBron James," 2 July 2018 Then the idea of floating the Zorb in their infinity pool comes up. Jacob Feldman,, "How Does an Action Sports Superstar Age? Tony Hawk Is Figuring It Out on the Fly," 2 July 2018

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1991, in the meaning defined above

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