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

to take a sunbath.

Origin of sunbathe

First recorded in 1590–1600; sun + bathe
Related formssun·bath·er, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for sunbathing

lounge, relax, laze, loll, sun

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British Dictionary definitions for sunbathing



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