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bathrobe

[ bath-rohb, bahth- ]
/ ˈbæθˌroʊb, ˈbɑθ- /
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noun
a long, loose, coat-like garment, often tied with a belt of the same material, worn before and after a bath, over sleepwear, or as leisure wear at home.
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Origin of bathrobe

An Americanism dating back to 1900–05; bath1 + robe
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British Dictionary definitions for bathrobe

bathrobe
/ (ˈbɑːθˌrəʊb) /

noun
a loose-fitting garment of towelling, for wear before or after a bath or swimming
US and Canadian a dressing gown
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