sunbathe

[ suhn-beyth ]
/ ˈsʌnˌbeɪð /

verb (used without object), sun·bathed, sun·bath·ing.

to take a sunbath.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. sun.,
  2. sunback,
  3. sunbake,
  4. sunbaked,
  5. sunbath,
  6. sunbeam,
  7. sunbed,
  8. sunbelt,
  9. sunberry,
  10. sunbird

Origin of sunbathe

First recorded in 1590–1600; sun + bathe

Related formssun·bath·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for sunbathe

sunbathe

/ (ˈsʌnˌbeɪð) /

verb

(intr) to bask in the sunshine, esp in order to get a suntan
Derived Formssunbather, noun

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