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tubnoun [C]

uk   /tʌb/ us   /tʌb/
  • tub noun [C] (BATH)

US a long plastic, metal, or ceramic container that is filled with water so that you can sit or lie in it to wash your whole body: It's good to sink into a nice, hot tub at the end of a hard day's work.
fill the tub US UK run a bath
to fill a bath with water for washing: I'll fill the tub for you while you take off those wet clothes.
(Definition of tub from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tubnoun [C]

us   /tʌb/
  • tub noun [C] (BATH)

short form ofbathtub
  • tub noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a container, esp. one used for storing food: a tub of potato salad Plant lilies in three-gallon plastic tub.
(Definition of tub from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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