Synonyms Of ablution
Definition Of ablution
the act of washing oneself (often used for humorously formal effect).
the women performed their ablutions
Example Of ablution
Abdel-Wahed was in the yard doing his ablutions before prayers when a sniper bullet hit him.
Alarmingly, I have experienced a number of electrical shocks whilst performing my morning ablutions close by to the tiny bulbs.
Along one wall men sat on marble blocks in front of taps for people to perform their ablutions - washing feet, arms up to the elbow, rinsing nose and eyes - in preparation for prayer.
As far as I'm concerned, if a spider is in the bath you must remain absolutely silent when going about your ablutions otherwise it will launch itself into the air and latch onto your head.
As I was rounding off my weekly ablutions in the bath today, I reached for the pumice stone to scrub my soles.