spring water

noun
\ ˈspriŋ-ˌwȯ-tər How to pronounce spring water (audio) , -ˌwä- \
variants: or less commonly springwater

Definition of spring water

: water from a spring

Examples of spring water in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Think ripe apricots and kumquats, macerated in stones and invigorated with mountain spring water straight from the earth. Washington Post, 9 July 2021 Travelers to the Temescal Valley resort are in for a treat, with the chance to slather California red clay on their skin at the resort’s spring water mud pool and soak in the sauna and steam baths. Los Angeles Times, 25 Nov. 2021 Accordingly, her recommendation is La Roche Posay’s Ultra Soothing Eye Cream, the perfect go-to with its shea butter, niacinamide and spring water combination, that delivers a next level dose of hydration for irritated eyes. Kiana Murden, Vogue, 9 Nov. 2021 The camp itself will also offer a central restaurant, a spring water pool, a playground for younger guests, and more. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 29 July 2021 The water fight in The Dalles echoes to Nestle’s contentious plan to bottle spring water in nearby Cascade Locks. oregonlive, 1 Nov. 2021 Think of this cooking kit as a fun science project that uses a few simple ingredients—agar-agar, spring water, roasted soy bean flour, and black sugar cane syrup—to create an uber refreshing, slightly sweet jelly cake. Bon Appétit, 29 Oct. 2021 It’s based on a mash bill of corn, and uses glacial spring water to bring the spirit down to bottling strength. Joseph V Micallef, Forbes, 1 Oct. 2021 In a long drought like this, Richins worries that even spring water isn’t a given. Jordan Miller, The Salt Lake Tribune, 29 June 2021

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First Known Use of spring water

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

19 Jan 2022

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“Spring water.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spring%20water. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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