bathroom

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbɑːθruːm/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbæθˌrum, -ˌrʊm/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(bathro̅o̅m′, -rŏŏm′, bäth-)



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
bath•room /ˈbæθˌrum, -ˌrʊm/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Architecturea room equipped with a bathtub or shower and usually a sink and toilet.
  2. toilet (def. 2).
Idioms
  1. Idiomsgo to or use the bathroom, to urinate or defecate.


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bath•room  (bathro̅o̅m′, -rŏŏm′, bäth-),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Architecturea room equipped for taking a bath or shower.
  2. toilet (def. 2).
  3. Idiomsgo to or  use the bathroom, to use the toilet;
    urinate or defecate.
  • bath1 + room 1690–1700

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
bathroom /ˈbɑːθˌruːm -ˌrʊm/ n
  1. a room containing a bath or shower and usually a washbasin and lavatory
  2. US Canadian
    another name for lavatory
'bathroom' also found in these entries:
Collocations: a [family, half, fitted, bespoke] bathroom, a [two] -bathroom [house, apartment], the [upstairs, downstairs, basement, master, guest, hotel] bathroom, more...

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