Definition of Steam bath

1. Noun. A room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; 'vapour bath' is a British term.

Exact synonyms: Steam Room, Vapor Bath, Vapour Bath
Generic synonyms: Room
Specialized synonyms: Sauna, Sweat Room, Turkish Bath



2. Noun. You sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower.
Exact synonyms: Turkish Bath, Vapor Bath, Vapour Bath
Generic synonyms: Bathing, Washup

Definition of Steam bath

1. Noun. A room or building filled with steam, in which people sit and sweat. ¹

2. Noun. The act of bathing by exposure to steam. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Steam Bath

stealthiness
stealthinesses
stealthlike
stealths
stealthy
steam
steam-crack
steam-cracked
steam-cracking
steam-cracks
steam-engine
steam-heat
steam-powered
steam-ship
steam-ships
steam bath (current term)
steam baths
steam boiler
steam boilers
steam chest
steam clean
steam coal
steam condenser
steam condensers
steam cracker
steam cracking
steam distillation
steam engine
steam engines
steam fitting

Literary usage of Steam bath

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1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"9 (1.5 g, 9.3 mmol), excess 1,3-butadiene (2 ml, 22 mmol), and 2 ml of CC14 were heated in a sealed tube over a steam bath for 18 hr. ..."

2. The Land of the Long Night by Paul Belloni Du Chaillu (1899)
"Of course they did not mean a water bath, but a steam bath. ... Come, and we will show you how we work out a steam bath in our country. ..."

3. A Manual of Personal Hygiene: Proper Living Upon a Physiologic Basis by Walter Lytle Pyle (1915)
"Acid Steam-bath.—An acid steam-bath, which is a valuable application in rheumatism, is given by preparing the patient in the usual manner, and placing about ..."

4. A Manual of Personal Hygiene: Proper Living Upon a Physiologic Basis by Walter Lytle Pyle (1912)
"Acid Steam-bath.—An acid steam-bath, which is a valuable application in rheumatism, is given by preparing the patient in the usual manner, and placing about ..."

5. A Manual of Personal Hygiene: Proper Living Upon a Physiologic Basis by Walter Lytle Pyle, May E. Young (1910)
"Steam-bath.—An acid steam-bath, which is a valuable application in rheumatism,is given by preparing the patient in the usual manner, and placing about her ..."

6. A Manual of Personal Hygiene: Proper Living Upon a Physiologic Basis by Walter Lytle Pyle (1912)
"Acid Steam-bath.—An acid steam-bath, which is a valu able application in rheumatism, is given by preparing the patient in the usual manner, ..."

7. Travel and Adventure in the Territory of Alaska: Formerly Russian America by Frederick Whymper (1868)
"... Russian steam-bath — " Total immersion " — The island — Incident of break-up of ice — Arrival of dead Indian sledge-driver — Steamboat trip — Steamer ..."

8. The American Journal of Education by Henry Barnard (1858)
"By these varied means, much additional power is given to the steam- bath, ... Such a steam-bath, in its simplest form, should not cost more than a few cents ..."

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