verb (used without object), sau·naed, sau·na·ing.
Origin of sauna
Examples from the Web for sauna
The amenities include a fitness room, a sauna, a beauty parlor, and a karaoke setup.Inside the ‘Surprisingly Great’ North Korean Hacker Hotel|Michael Daly|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is a breeze, and that is the only thing that differentiates it from a sauna.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our early-evening appointment with the sauna was canceled due to “technical reasons.”For Ukrainians on Holiday, the Carpathians Are the New Crimea|Vijai Maheshwari|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And I would rather work as a security guard for a sauna full of beautiful girls!Ukrainian Troops Surrender to Unarmed Pro-Russian Protesters|Anna Nemtsova|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Russians believe the best way to dry out from vodka saturation is with a sauna session and a beating with birch branches.
Suyettar thought that this would be a fine chance to wash the dust from her eyes, so she let them lead her to the sauna.
Once they got her inside they locked the door and set the sauna a-fire.
Slowly she marched out of the castle, across the courtyard, and over to the sauna.
The sauna, or bath-house, is always a separate building; and there Finnish people take extremely hot baths almost every evening.Kalevala, Volume I (of 2)|Anonymous
The first building which she erected was not the dwelling-house but the Sauna or bath-house.Our Little Finnish Cousin|Clara Vostrovsky Winlow
British Dictionary definitions for sauna
Word Origin for sauna
Word Origin and History for sauna
1881, from Finnish sauna.