swimming pool


noun

a tank or large artificial basin, as of concrete, for filling with water for swimming.

Nearby words

  1. swimming,
  2. swimming bath,
  3. swimming costume,
  4. swimming crab,
  5. swimming hole,
  6. swimming pool conjunctivitis,
  7. swimming pool granuloma,
  8. swimmingly,
  9. swimsuit,
  10. swimwear

Origin of swimming pool

First recorded in 1895–1900

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swimming pool

noun

an artificial pool for swimming
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