bathwater

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

noun

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

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Idioms for bathwater

    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
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