noun (plural lidos)British
A public open-air swimming pool or bathing beach.
More example sentences
- In the summer time, the lido area's outdoor swimming pool is a popular gathering spot.
- In 2002, there was a spate of vandalism, including one incident in which damage put at £1, 000 was caused to the open-air lido.
- There is talk of really striking out and walking down to Taurito Centro (the bottom of the hill) to check out the beach and the lido, but I'm not sure how much will come of it.
late 17th century: from Italian Lido, from lido 'shore', from Latin litus.
Definition of lido in:
- The US English dictionary