Half-bath

Definition

  • A bathroom that does not contain a shower or a bathtub. The room simply contains a toilet and a sink.

Synonyms
powder room, restroom

Acronyms
½ ba, ½ bth, hbh, ½ bath

Alternate Spellings
1/2 bath

Related Terms and Acronyms

  • Air Lock (AL) Acronym,
    • A small room with two doors, one door leads to the outside and one leads into the rest of the home.
  • Bonus Room (bns rm) Abbreviation,
    • A large multi-purpose room found in newer or larger homes.
  • Den Definition,
    • An additional small room within a home often used as an office.
  • En Suite Definition,
    • An en suite is a bathroom that is entered directly from ones.
  • Florida Room Definition,
    • An enclosed porch built on the back or side of a house, sometimes air-conditioned.
  • Full-bath (full ba, fb, fbh) Abbreviation,
    • A bathroom with a toilet, sink/sinks, bathtub and shower.
    • A bathroom with a toilet, a sink, a bathtub, and a shower, with the latter two usually combined.
    • A bathroom with a toilet, a sink, a bathtub, and a shower, with the latter two usually combined.
  • Home Office (HO) Acronym,
    • A part of your home or other structure on your property for which you qualify to take a deduction for its business use.
    Many mortgage and insurance brokers do work from home and utilize a home office.
  • Jack and Jill Bathroom Definition,
    • A bathroom shared by two bedrooms.
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