Meaning of “bathrobe” in the English Dictionary

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"bathrobe" in English

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bathrobenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɑːθ.rəʊb/ us /ˈbæθ.roʊb/

Examples from literature

  • Donning his bathrobe and slippers he stepped into the hallway and listened. 
  • He had his bathrobe on and his face was all clean. 
  • He rose and took a bathrobe from a hook on the door. 
  • His chum had thrown a bathrobe over his pajamas. 
  • I emerged and sat in a borrowed bathrobe the rest of the evening. 

(Definition of “bathrobe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bathrobe" in American English

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bathrobenoun [ C ]

us /ˈbæθˌroʊb/ also robe

a piece of clothing rather like a loose-fitting coat, worn to cover up after a bath, or before getting dressed

(Definition of “bathrobe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)