wave pool


: a large swimming pool equipped with a machine for producing waves

Examples of wave pool in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This includes a lease of about 13 acres of land that will have a wave pool. Dina Kaur, The Arizona Republic, 24 Jan. 2024 Turning a presidential race around is like trying to free a supertanker stuck in a waterpark wave pool. Christian Schneider, National Review, 18 Jan. 2024 The new Palm Springs Surf Club, which opens New Year’s Day, offers a wave pool that generates two- to seven-foot high waves for up to a dozen surfers at a time. Jackie Burrell, The Mercury News, 1 Jan. 2024 There, your family can grab an inner tube for the slides, wave pool, or lazy river. Karen Cicero, Parents, 3 Nov. 2023 Current attractions — all of which are family-friendly — include the Coco Beach Club, the Oasis Lagoon pool, the Thrill Waterpark, a wave pool, zip lines, a helium balloon ride, and even overwater bungalows to rent for day use. Stefanie Waldek, Travel + Leisure, 18 Sep. 2023 Private surf lessons will also return to Typhoon Lagoon, home to the largest wave pool in North America. Carly Caramanna, Travel + Leisure, 3 Mar. 2023 The facility boasts a dual entry wave pool, a splash pad, elevated play structure, a family leisure pool, shady structures, cabanas for rent and a concessions area. Myah Taylor, Dallas News, 1 Sep. 2023 Typhoon Lagoon boasts the largest surfable wave pool in North America and a water coaster, Crush ‘n’ Gusher. Eve Chen, USA TODAY, 18 Aug. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1977, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wave pool was in 1977

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“Wave pool.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wave%20pool. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

Kids Definition

wave pool

: a large swimming pool with a machine that produces waves
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