bath mat

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bath mat a heavy towel or mat to stand on while drying yourself after a bath
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Usage

In literature:

I next took him to a bath, scrubbed and oiled him myself, and laboriously rubbed the matted dirt off him.
"Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 2" by Charles Dudley Warner
He was hit through the chest, and all the way along the bath mats was the trail of the poor boy's blood.
"The Great War As I Saw It" by Frederick George Scott
The hair of Peggy Bheg's head is thy door-mat, and her son's blood is thy will for a foot-bath.
"John Splendid" by Neil Munro
A genuine old cork bedroom suite, comprising one bath-mat, will also be included in the sale.
"Once a Week" by Alan Alexander Milne
A genuine old cork bedroom suite, comprising one bath-mat, will also be included in the sale.
"Happy Days" by Alan Alexander Milne
The pandan mats of Majayjay and Luisiana are notable for their strength and durability, and are excellent for the floor or bath.
"Philippine Mats" by Hugo H. Miller
There the souls reposed on mats much finer than those of Nukahiva; and every day they bathed in rivers of coco-nut oil.
"The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead" by James George Frazer
If there is a bathroom, one bath mat and toilet paper in the holder.
"Guide to Hotel Housekeeping" by Mary E. Palmer
Smeared with turmeric water, they all bathe and return home, throwing away the mat and other things that were in the room.
"The Hindoos as they Are" by Shib Chunder Bose
Mr. Paley spread a mat and then produced from a chastely curtained recess a large, yellow-painted bath.
"The Sailor" by J. C. Snaith
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In poetry:

He was once a negro boy, and a merry boy was he,
Playing outlandish plays, by the tall palm tree;
Or bathing in the river, like a brisk water rat,
And at night sleeping sound, on a little bit of mat.
"The Little Negro" by Ann Taylor

In news:

Wine Cork Spa Bath Mat .
Here, he makes a spa bath mat from wine corks.
Wine Cork Spa Bath Mat in the Rachael Ray Video.
Premises Liability – Open And Obvious Doctrine – Hotel Bath Mat .
Lately, I've been folding my bath mat in half, with the suction cups inside, and laying it in the bathtub after a shower.
A matching bath mat will be introduced as a coordinate.
Other inexpensive bath and shower safety options include using a hand-held shower head and bath mat or nonskid stickers.
Steer clear of beach or abrasive cleaners, and avoid dripping faucets and leaving down wet rubber bath mats – which could wear down the finish over time.
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In science:

Marquardt: Equations of motion approach to decoherence and current noise in ballistic interferometers coupled to a quantum bath, cond-mat/0604458 (2006) 27 A. O.
Decoherence of fermions subject to a quantum bath
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