[ bath-waw-ter, -wot-er, bahth- ]
/ ˈbæθˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər, ˈbɑθ- /
throw out the baby with the bathwater, to eliminate or reject the good along with the bad.
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Examples from the Web for bathwater
Will there be some babies thrown out with the bathwater, if you will?
You're never going to be sick in this bit of bathwater, Miss Twinkler?Christopher and Columbus|Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim