bathwater

[ bath-waw-ter, -wot-er, bahth- ]
/ ˈbæθˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər, ˈbɑθ- /
||

noun

water for bathing: He ran the bathwater while he shaved.

Idioms

    throw out the baby with the bathwater, to eliminate or reject the good along with the bad.

Origin of bathwater

First recorded in 1910–15; bath1 + water
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bathwater