|Origin:||bathask, from batha 'to take a bath'|
to enjoy sitting or lying in the heat of the sun or a fire
Lizards were basking in the morning sun.
if a place basks in the sun, it is sunny and warm
Tenerife was basking in afternoon sunshine as they arrived.
to enjoy the approval or attention that you are getting from other people
She basked in the admiration of the media.