TUB MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Tub Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any structure shaped like a tub: as, a certain old form of pulpit; a short, broad boat, etc., -- often used jocosely or opprobriously.
  2. (n.) An open wooden vessel formed with staves, bottom, and hoops; a kind of short cask, half barrel, or firkin, usually with but one head, -- used for various purposes.
  3. (n.) The amount which a tub contains, as a measure of quantity; as, a tub of butter; a tub of camphor, which is about 1 cwt., etc.
  4. (i.) To make use of a bathing tub; to lie or be in a bath; to bathe.
  5. (n.) A box or bucket in which coal or ore is sent up a shaft; -- so called by miners.
  6. (n.) A small cask; as, a tub of gin.
  7. (n.) A sweating in a tub; a tub fast.
  8. (v. t.) To plant or set in a tub; as, to tub a plant.


Synonyms:
Bath, Tubful, Vat,

• Tubeworm Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any annelid which constructs a tube; one of the Tubicolae.


• Tubivalve Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A shell or tube formed by an annelid, as a serpula.


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