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

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Cap it all off with a cocktail at the beach club or a dip in the hotel’s infinity pool—or both. Sean Santiago, ELLE Decor, 3 Mar. 2023 This is the hub of the property, housing the spa, Nest, that flows out to the heated infinity pool and jacuzzi, as well as culinary and cocktail options for all-day indulging. Jillian Dara, Robb Report, 28 Feb. 2023 Chopra Jonas shared a sweet family photo of the trio spending time in the shallow end of their infinity pool, which looks out over L.A. Sophie Dodd, Peoplemag, 30 Jan. 2023 The property has a cabana, an infinity pool, a private dock with a boathouse, a waterside deck, and a putting green. Amanda Kaufman,, 18 Jan. 2023 Step from the condo to the infinity pool to the white sand beach that lies beyond. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 28 Dec. 2022 The center is equipped with bocce and pickleball courts, a fitness center, infinity pool, demonstration kitchen, miles of trails, fire pits and a terrace for watching sunsets. Dallas News, 25 Sep. 2022 Now, with the One’s white walls, glass balconies, and panoramic views located about halfway between them, Saghian can go from a courtyard pool to an infinity pool to a pool connected by a moat that encircles a synthetic-grass lawn to another pool. Curbed, 11 Mar. 2022 But be sure to take the elevator 77 floors up to the world's highest infinity pool, which offers views over the Arabian Sea and makes Dubai's neon blink feel superfluous. Sarah Khan, Condé Nast Traveler, 15 Feb. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1991, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of infinity pool was in 1991

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“Infinity pool.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Apr. 2023.

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