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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Meanwhile, Khloé posted a seriously-scenic infinity pool overlooking the ocean. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "How the Kardashian Family Spent Their Vacation Time in Bali," 29 Oct. 2018 Singita Sweni Lodge, South Africa Watch episodes of Planet Earth unfold in real time from this infinity pool overlooking the Sweni River near the South Africa/Mozambique border. Paul Rubio, Condé Nast Traveler, "The 10 Best Infinity Pools in the World," 6 Aug. 2018 Just a couple days ago, Madeleine shared a photo of Leonore and her younger brother, Prince Nicolas, enjoying some time in an infinity pool. Chloe Foussianes, Town & Country, "Princess Leonore Just Turned 5, and the Swedish Royal Family Celebrated by Sharing a Sweet New Photo," 21 Feb. 2019 See: engagement/wedding/announcement posts, when a subject lounges in an infinity pool and looks longingly to the ocean, or poses in some European cobblestone street with a coordinating outfit, or wears a Halloween costume months in the making. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "Is Prince Harry Becoming the Ultimate Instagram Husband?," 1 Nov. 2018 The hotel boasts a rooftop infinity pool, stunning views of the marina, and Mediterranean cuisine, according to its website. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Lady Amelia Windsor Hit the Beach in Ibiza and Showed Us How Royals Do Bikinis," 2 Aug. 2018 There are seven patios, including one with an infinity pool, cold-plunge pool and heated spa. WSJ, "Over 250,000 Votes Later, Hawaii Villa Emerges as the House of the Year," 24 Jan. 2019 Each room has private terraces and infinity pools to take in the Aegean panorama (while your baby naps twice a day). Kerry Pieri, Harper's BAZAAR, "Where to Go, Where to Eat, and What to See at Instagram's Favorite Destination," 21 Dec. 2018 Cap Rocat in Mallorca, Spain, is a peaceful hub in an old military fortress whose shooting pads have been converted into sleeping quarters with an infinity pool overlooking the Palma bay. Carmen Rosy Hall, Vogue, "These Are the World’s Sexiest Bedrooms, According to Two Globe-Trotters Who Would Know," 14 Nov. 2018

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1991, in the meaning defined above

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