Definition of spa:
cinema, hot tub, gymnasium, general practice, halfway house, arena, Jacuzzi, whirlpool, club, bowling alley, holiday resort, watering place, field hospital, day care, auditorium, health club, spring, civic center, bullring, health spa, general hospital, resort, amphitheater, funny farm, shower, care home, aquarium, basin, art house, resort hotel, dishpan, douche, watering hole, bathtub, day center, bath, asylum, bidet, mudbath, clinic.
- "My Little Lady", Eleanor Frances Poynter.
Three years later, and at a foreign Spa, thousands of miles distant from the scene of her former triumphs, Miss Trotter reappeared as a handsome, stately, gray- haired stranger, whose aristocratic bearing deeply impressed a few of her own countrymen who witnessed her arrival, and believed her to be a grand duchess at the least.- "From Sand Hill to Pine", Bret Harte.
- "A Portrait of Old George Town", Grace Dunlop Ecker.