infinity pool

noun

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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Nearly all of the units come with A-list building amenities, such as rooftop bar and lounges, over-the-top fitness studios, elevator entrances, theater rooms and resort-style infinity pools. Rebecca Hennes, Houston Chronicle, "The high-rise life: Step inside Houston's most luxurious condos sold in 2019 so far," 12 Aug. 2019 However, they were granted permission to add an infinity pool. J.s. Marcus, WSJ, "In a Struggling Italy, Florence Homes Enjoy a New Renaissance," 28 Nov. 2018 Oversized windows and a terrace take in the backyard, where an infinity pool is surrounded by a concrete patio. Jack Flemming, latimes.com, "Mike Myers’ former home grooves onto the market in Hollywood Hills West," 8 Mar. 2018 Nearly every inch is new, from the massive Australian umbrellas at the hotel’s infinity pool to the grand entryway to the player’s club desk, carpeting, wallpaper, chandeliers, ceiling tiles and gift promotions and slot tournament. San Diego Union-Tribune, "What’s new at San Diego casinos: restaurants, beer, mobile apps and menu changes," 8 Sep. 2019 The hotel’s mirrored facade reflects the sea and sky. You’d be forgiven for just lolling by the infinity pool all day, staring out at the postcard view. Mary Winston Nicklin, Condé Nast Traveler, "Istria Has All the Beauty of the Mediterranean and None of Croatia's Crowds," 16 Aug. 2019 Miley has posted a series of other photos from her vacation, including a gorgeous one of her emerging from an infinity pool. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, "Miley Cyrus Gets Low in a White Bikini While on Vacation: Watch," 9 Aug. 2019 The house offers vast spaces and amenities such as a library, a gym, a media room and an infinity pool. Michael Kolomatsky, New York Times, "The Most Popular Properties of June," 18 July 2019 The price tag goes toward getting meals prepared by a private chef, housekeeping, and enjoying with an infinity pool, a home theater, and a wet bar. Selena Barrientos, House Beautiful, "Airbnb Luxe is Here, and You Can Now Rent an Entire Island for $146,000 a Night," 27 June 2019

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1991, in the meaning defined above

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