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noun [countable] tub pronunciation in British English /tʌb/ 
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  1. 1
    a small container with a lid for holding or storing food

    ice cream tubs

    tub of:

    a tub of buttered popcorn

    1. See also  hot tub
  2. 2
    a bathtub
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  3. 4
    informal an insulting word for someone who is fat and not very tall
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