whirlpool bath


Definition of whirlpool bath

: a therapeutic bath in which all or part of the body is exposed to forceful whirling currents of hot water

Examples of whirlpool bath in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The heavy cloth immobilized my limbs, the whirlpool baths churned pleasantly in the background, and, with no smartphone or other distractions, I was forced to succumb to the present. Washington Post, "Soaking up history in Arkansas’ Hot Springs National Park," 7 Feb. 2020 And players threw both owner Jerry Hoffberger and personnel director Harry Dalton in the whirlpool bath, fully clothed. Mike Klingaman, baltimoresun.com, "Fifty years ago, Orioles’ bittersweet finish," 13 Sep. 2019 The temperature is right, like in a whirlpool bath or hot tub, and your muscles expand. Dylan Jackson, miamiherald, "The waterbed is making a comeback. No, really.," 7 June 2018 MontBleu’s Japanese-style Onsen Spa (montbleuresort.com), which stays open until 10 p.m. Rejuvenate with an ashi-atsu massage, a visit to the eucalyptus steam room, or a whirlpool bath in a relaxing cave- inspired setting. Sunset, "Your Guide to South Lake Tahoe," 22 Jan. 2018 At turndown, browse an extensive pillow menu while a butler prepares a whirlpool bath. Condé Nast Traveler, "Le Blanc Spa Resort," 20 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of whirlpool bath

circa 1916, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of whirlpool bath was circa 1916

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“Whirlpool bath.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whirlpool%20bath. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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More Definitions for whirlpool bath

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English Language Learners Definition of whirlpool bath

: a bath in which water moves around in strong currents to massage a person's body

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Medical Definition of whirlpool bath

: a therapeutic bath in which all or part of the body is exposed to forceful whirling currents of hot water

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