Definition of footbath in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfʊtbɑːθ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


1An act of washing one’s feet.
Example sentences
  • Pamper your tired feet with a luxurious footbath.
  • Money is also needed to create and improve footbaths and boardwalks and to erect interpretation boards.
  • It advised members to continue the disease control effort with footbaths and other disinfectant materials at their premises.
1.1A small shallow bowl used for washing one’s feet.
Example sentences
  • For those of you who enjoy a lot of walking, give your feet a quick soak in a footbath using geranium essential oil before you set out.
  • All vehicles are being equipped with a suitable disinfectant, plus a footbath, brush and sprayers.
  • The way is rock-strewn and bare, with tarns the size of footbaths.

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