sauna

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sauna a Finnish steam bath; steam is produced by pouring water over heated rocks
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Usage

In literature:

The Vee watched, disgust thick as mildew around a neglected sauna, covering his face.
"Wild Justice" by Ruth M. Sprague
The sauna-like baths, like the hotel, seemed to be theirs alone.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
The mall was like a sauna.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
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In news:

Nokia CEO Jorma Ollila built one of the world's largest saunas at his summer home.
Albany Sauna & Hot Tubs.
However, a few incidents occurred that involved commercial saunas .
They call it a sauna for bed bugs to kill the critters.
What do you call a poodle in the sauna .
My alarm goes off too early for a weekend morning, and it's already so humid outside that walking to the subway is a stroll through a sauna.
Tuesday's Ask the Experts: Sauna and steam room bidding.
Finally, I was prepared to overcome adolescent memories of a sauna experience gone badly.
After spending more than a week in the Sonoran Desert (that makes a sauna look like a meat freezer), I've mastered the art of cooking without applying heat.
The home features walls of glass, a screening room with a bar, a gym, a sauna, five bedrooms and 61/2 bathrooms.
The basic Finnish sauna ritual is very simple, and Finns are taught to behave in the sauna as they would in church: noise and sexual or otherwise indecent behavior are unacceptable.
The basic Finnish sauna ritual is simple.
Men enjoy a sauna together in the documentary Steam of Life Credit: Oktober Oy.
TV- Equipped Sauna Is One Hot Room.
A 27-inch TV and weatherproof speakers are installed in this sauna.
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