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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bathe /ˈbeð/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 bathe /ˈbeð/ 動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bathe v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bathed p. pr. & vb. n. Bathing.]
 1. To wash by immersion, as in a bath; to subject to a bath.
    Chancing to bathe himself in the River Cydnus.   --South.
 2. To lave; to wet. “The lake which bathed the foot of the Alban mountain.”
 3. To moisten or suffuse with a liquid.
    And let us bathe our hands in Cæsar's blood.   --Shak.
 4. To apply water or some liquid medicament to; as, to bathe the eye with warm water or with sea water; to bathe one's forehead with camphor.
 5. To surround, or envelop, as water surrounds a person immersed.  “The rosy shadows bathe me. ” --Tennyson. “The bright sunshine bathing all the world.” --Longfellow.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bathe v. i.
 1. To bathe one's self; to take a bath or baths. “They bathe in summer.”
 2. To immerse or cover one's self, as in a bath. “To bathe in fiery floods.” --Shak. Bathe in the dimples of her cheek.” --Lloyd.
 3. To bask in the sun. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bathe, n. The immersion of the body in water; as, to take one's usual bathe.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the act of swimming; "the Englishman said he had a good
      v 1: cleanse the entire body; "bathe daily"
      2: suffuse with or as if with light; "The room was bathed in
      3: clean one's body by immersion into water; "The child should
         bathe every day" [syn: bath]