verb (used with object), bathed, bath·ing.
verb (used without object), bathed, bath·ing.
- the act of bathing, especially in the sea, a lake, or a river.
- a swimming bath.
Origin of bathe
Examples from the Web for bathe
Jasmin helps her transfer in and out of her wheelchair, get dressed, and bathe.
With little water and only a few hours of electricity a day they were unable to shower or bathe the 25 children in the apartment.Israel’s Campaign to Send Gaza Back to the Stone Age|Jesse Rosenfeld|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I remember getting up and going in to bathe him and dress him.Ireland’s ‘Mother and Baby Home’ Horror Goes Beyond Tuam’s Dead Infants|Patsy McGarry|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Women would first bathe their feet in a mixture of vinegar and natural vegetation.Corsets, Muslin Disease, and More of the Deadly Fashion Trends|The Fashion Beast Team|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When we get home from work we are already tired and the last thing we want to do is feed, bathe, play with a kid.Why I Choose to Be Child-Free: Readers Share Their Stories|Harry Siegel|February 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We went down to bathe stark naked, with the sunset glowing orange on our sunburnt limbs.At Suvla Bay|John Hargrave
Take a purgative, bathe with cold lotion, and exclude light to keep down inflammation.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
She took him to the table, and began to bathe the wounded forehead in cold water.Rollo's Experiments|Jacob Abbott
When the people go to bathe, they go into the water in the garment they happen to be wearing at the time.The Kingdom of the Yellow Robe|Ernest Young
Then bidding me stay where I was while he procured some water with which to bathe the wound, he left me and went forrard.The Beautiful White Devil|Guy Boothby