homemade gin, especially gin made illegally during Prohibition.
Gin made at home by mixing alcohol with flavoring, often literally in a bathtub (1920s+)
a tub to bathe in, especially one that is a permanent fixture in a bathroom. Contemporary Examples We fill every container, bucket and bathtub in the house and it lasts us until the next time. Beating Cancer & Dodging Israel’s Bombs Itay Hod August 31, 2014 She stumbles over to the bathroom and points to […]
water for bathing: He ran the bathwater while he shaved. throw out the baby with the bathwater, to eliminate or reject the good along with the bad. Contemporary Examples Will there be some babies thrown out with the bathwater, if you will? Don’t Count Out Moderate Republicans Yet Samuel P. Jacobs September 15, 2010 Historical […]
a washing or immersion of something, especially the body, in water, steam, etc., as for cleansing or medical treatment: I take a bath every day. Give the dog a bath. a quantity of water or other liquid used for this purpose: running a bath. a container for water or other cleansing liquid, as a bathtub. […]
bath-rabbim daughter of many, the name of one of the gates of the city of Heshbon, near which were pools (Cant.7:4). Historical Examples Thine eyes are as deep as the two fishponds in Heshbon, by the gate of bath-rabbim. Sulamith: A Romance of Antiquity Alexandre Kuprin