sunbathe

verb sun·bathe \ ˈsən-ˌbāt͟h \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of sunbathe

sunbathed; sunbathing; sunbathes
: to take a sunbath

sunbather

play \ˈsən-ˌbā-t͟hər\ noun

Examples of sunbathe in a Sentence

  1. People were sunbathing on the beach.

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Origin and Etymology of sunbathe

back-formation from sunbather


SUNBATHE Defined for English Language Learners

sunbathe

Definition of sunbathe for English Language Learners

  • : to sit or lie in the light of the sun especially in order to make your skin darker


SUNBATHE Defined for Kids

sunbathe

verb sun·bathe \ ˈsən-ˌbāt͟h \

Definition of sunbathe for Students

sunbathed; sunbathing
: to sit or lie in the rays of the sun to get a tan

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