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Noun: bathing  bey-dhing
  1. Immersing the body in water or sunshine
     
  2. The act of washing yourself (or another person)
    - washup
Verb: bathe  beydh
  1. Cleanse the entire body
    "bathe daily"
     
  2. Suffuse with or as if with light
    "The room was bathed in sunlight"
     
  3. Clean one's body by immersion into water
    "The child should bathe every day";
    - bath

Derived forms: bathings

Type of: clean, cleaning, cleanse, cleansing, cleanup, diversion, enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, lavation, recreation, wash, washing, wrap

Encyclopedia: Bathing

Bathe, William