bathing cap

bathing cap
bathing cap [ˈbeıðıŋ kæp] n old-fashioned
a special hat that you wear for swimming

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • bathing cap — n. a tightfitting cap of rubber, plastic, etc. worn to keep the hair from getting wet in swimming …   English World dictionary

  • bathing cap — bathing ,cap noun count a hat that fits tightly and keeps your hair dry while you swim …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bathing cap — noun a tight fitting cap that keeps hair dry while swimming • Syn: ↑swimming cap • Hypernyms: ↑cap * * * ˈbathing cap f3 [bathing cap] (especially NAmE …   Useful english dictionary

  • bathing cap — /bay dhing/ a tight fitting elastic cap, usually of rubber, worn to keep the hair dry while swimming and bathing. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • bathing cap — noun a silicone, latex or lycra cap worn on the head by recreational and competitive swimmers. Syn: swim cap …   Wiktionary

  • bathing cap — bath′ing cap [[t]ˈbeɪ ðɪŋ[/t]] n. clo a tight fitting cap of rubber or the like worn to keep the hair dry while swimming • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • bathing cap — tight cap worn over the head during swimming …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bathing cap — noun (C) old fashioned a special hat that you wear for swimming …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bathing cap — /ˈbeɪðɪŋ kæp/ (say baydhing kap) noun a close fitting waterproof covering for the hair, worn when swimming …   Australian English dictionary

  • cap — n. container holding an explosive charge 1) a percussion cap head covering 2) to place, put a cap on one s head 3) a baseball; bathing; dunce; forage (BE), garrison; overseas; service; skull cap 4) (BE) a cricket; rugby cap (showing that the… …   Combinatory dictionary

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