"bathes" in the noun sense
the act of swimming for pleasure or recreation
"the Englishman said he had a good bathe"
"bathes" in the verb sense
cleanse the entire body
suffuse or envelope with something
"The room was bathed in sunlight"
"I was bathed in a cold sweat"
"veal bathed in a rich creamy sauce"
swim for pleasure or recreation
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