Definition of hip bath in English:
A portable bath large enough to sit rather than lie down in.
- I couldn't have a bath as it was a hip bath, nearly four feet high but I managed to use the shower fixtures to wash my hair.
- Dr. Lane at Moor Park and then Dr. Smith at Ilkley sat him in freezing hip baths.
- He will have looked on from the sidelines the next day, as Lord Brocket endured a hip bath in the company of two baby alligators.