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swimming pool

n.
A structure, often a concrete-lined excavation of rectangular shape, that is filled with water and used for swimming.
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swimming pool

n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) an artificial pool for swimming
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swim′ming pool`


n.
a tank or large artificial basin, as of concrete, for filling with water for swimming.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.swimming pool - pool that provides a facility for swimmingswimming pool - pool that provides a facility for swimming; "`swimming bath' is a British term"
athletic facility - a facility for athletic events
lido - a recreational facility including a swimming pool for water sports
pool - an excavation that is (usually) filled with water
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swimming pool

noun swimming baths, pool, baths, lido They had been drinking water from the swimming pool.
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Translations
bazén
swimmingpool
uima-allasallas
בריכת שחייה
bazen
uszodaúszómedence
sundlaug
スイミングプール
수영장
plavalni bazen
simbassäng
สระว่ายน้ำ
bể bơi

swimming pool

npiscina
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

swimming pool

حَمَّامُ سِبَاحَة bazén swimmingpool Schwimmbecken πισίνα piscina uima-allas piscine bazen piscina スイミングプール 수영장 zwembad svømmebasseng pływalnia piscina бассейн simbassäng สระว่ายน้ำ yüzme havuzu bể bơi 游泳池
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The swimming pond only opened to the public on Saturday but has been blighted by serious safety concerns.
The country pad boasts a triple-barn joined at its north end by two glass-walled walkways to make the shape of a capital letter 'E' with a trendy natural swimming pond.
There's also a putting green for the grown-ups, a miniature golf course for the kids, a 100-seat amphitheater, and, tucked deep into the rustic rear of the property, a secluded swimming pond with sandy beach and outdoor shower.
One of the improvements they made to the house after purchasing it was to install a natural swimming pond in the garden.
With a large natural swimming pond and writers' retreat, it features a two-storey, oak-framed building inspired by the writing room of poet Vita Sackville-West at Sissinghurst Castle in Kent, a swimming pond edged with water-loving plants, a woodland of river birches, acacias and acers, and a garden with tumbling roses and peonies in a palette of greens, punctuated by soft pinks, lavender blues and creams, and a touch of orange.
There's likely to be a lot of interest in Jo Thompson's M&G Retreat Garden, based on a sylvan retreat, with a large natural swimming pond and writers' retreat.
It features a two-storey oak framed building inspired by the writing room of poet Vita Sackville-West at Sissinghurst Castle, a swimming pond edged with water-loving plants, a woodland of river birches, acacias and acers, and a garden with tumbling roses and peonies in a palette of greens, punctuated by soft pinks, lavender blues and creams, with a touch of orange.
Platukis suggested that the town consider renting the beach on the swimming pond owned by the Century Sportsman's Club for swim classes for local children.
Most tables have a view: the lawn, the court for la boule, the swimming pond.
Situated on 11 acres with a swimming pond. There is a 1,225 s/f cottage for guests or rental.