A close-fitting elastic cap worn while swimming to keep the hair dry or to reduce friction.
- His skin was bluish through the water and from the edges of his bathing cap flowed long girlish hair.
- If you must swim and can't wear a bathing cap, rinse hair immediately before and after entering the water with distilled water.
- You will need to wear a bathing cap in your resort swimming pool.
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Syllabification: bath·ing cap
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