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English definition of “bathe”


verb     /beɪð/
WASH YOURSELF [I, T] mainly US (UK bath) to wash yourself or someone else in a bath: I bathe every day .Personal hygiene and appearance - general wordsCleaning generally
PART OF BODY [T] to wash part of someone's body , often because it is hurt : Bathe your eye with cool salty water .Treating and caring for people
SWIM [I] old-fashioned to swim Swimming
be bathed in light to look attractive in a beautiful light : The mountain was bathed in red-gold light from the setting sun .Emitting and casting light
(Definition of bathe verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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