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noun [countable] tub pronunciation in American English /tʌb/
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pluraltubs

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  1. 1
    a bathtub
    get/jump in the tub (=take a bath):

    Do I have time to get in the tub before we leave?

  2. 3
    the amount of something that a tub contains
  3. 4
    informal an insulting word for someone who is fat and not very tall
  4. 5
    humorous an old boat that is in a bad condition and cannot move very fast

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