swimming pool


Definition of swimming pool

: a pool suitable for swimming especially : a tank (as of concrete or plastic) made for swimming

Examples of swimming pool in a Sentence

Our neighbors have a swimming pool in their backyard.

Recent Examples on the Web

Meet in the parking lot of the town swimming pool, GPS 123 Lydall St. The walk may be wet, depending on the weather, and hikers should wear sturdy footwear. courant.com, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 14 Aug. 2019 My family’s very excited about swimming pool and putt-putt and art classes. Laura Johnston, cleveland.com, "Brought to you by Lakeside Chautauqua and rockthelake.com: Lakeside Symphony Orchestra Conductor Daniel Meyer approaches first season with passion," 17 July 2019 The earlier pool was a rather unconventional swimming pool built on a former natural gas tank foundation. Dawn Mitchell, Indianapolis Star, "Diving into history: Indianapolis' first municipal pool was in use more than a century ago," 29 Mar. 2019 The centerfield swimming pool and the lazy river will be among the final additions. Paul Gattis | Pgattis@al.com, al, "Get a sneak peek at the Trash Pandas stadium: ‘It’s classy’," 21 Aug. 2019 MOSAiC scientists expect that Polarstern’s sauna, swimming pool, and two bars will provide crucial camaraderie. Eli Kintisch, Science | AAAS, "Arctic researchers will lock this ship in ice for a year to study the changing polar region," 20 Aug. 2019 The homeowners association maintains the grounds and swimming pool, and provides other amenities to support a simple, carefree lifestyle. Bang Staff And Correspondents, The Mercury News, "Sponsored: Live on the bay in Alameda," 20 Aug. 2019 Current and future homeowners can also enjoy the Boulder Ridge Swim Club — a private 2,700-square-foot recreation center with a fitness room, swimming pool, two spas and a spacious covered patio for outdoor entertaining. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Get back to nature with Pardee at Weston in Santee," 11 Aug. 2019 There’s also access to ball courts, swimming pool, boat rentals, equestrian and nature centers. Kellie Hwang, Indianapolis Star, "10 of the best campgrounds within a few hours of Indianapolis," 21 June 2019

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First Known Use of swimming pool

1868, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of swimming pool

: a large structure that is filled with water and that is used for swimming

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Kids Definition of swimming pool

: a tank (as of concrete or plastic) made for swimming

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