Share this entry

slipper bath Line breaks: slip|per bath

Definition of slipper bath in English:

noun

British , chiefly historical
A bath with one high end to lean against and the other end covered over.
Example sentences
  • I didn't let on to a big disappointment - my beautiful slipper bath, which I'd bought months ago, was not the extra-long one I'd ordered but some miniature version.
  • The lavish family bathroom on the first floor return has a large cast-iron slipper bath with telephone shower, a separate shower and a vanity unit.
  • Beside this is the family bathroom with an antique cast iron slipper bath with claw and ball feet and a shower attachment.

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources