Tubful
Tubful \Tub"ful\, n.; pl. {Tubfuls}. As much as a tub will hold; enough to fill a tub. [1913 Webster]

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  • tubful — UK [ˈtʌbfʊl] / US noun [countable] Word forms tubful : singular tubful plural tubfuls the amount of something that a tub contains …   English dictionary

  • tubful — noun see tub I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tubful — noun An amount that would fill a tub …   Wiktionary

  • tubful — tub|ful [ tʌbful ] noun count the amount of something that a TUB contains …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tubful — noun the amount that a tub will hold a tub of water • Syn: ↑tub • Hypernyms: ↑containerful …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tubfuls — Tubful Tub ful, n.; pl. {Tubfuls}. As much as a tub will hold; enough to fill a tub. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tub — I. noun Etymology: Middle English tubbe, from Middle Dutch; akin to Middle Low German tubbe tub Date: 12th century 1. a. a wide low vessel originally formed with wooden staves, round bottom, and hoops b. a small round container in which a product …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bubble bath — The term bubble bath can be used to describe aerated or carbonated baths, or to describe bathing with a layer of surfactant foam on the surface of the water and consequently also the surfactant product used to produce the foam.Aerated and… …   Wikipedia

  • tub — [tʌb] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(container)¦ 2¦(amount)¦ 3¦(bath)¦ 4¦(boat)¦ 5¦(person)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Middle Dutch; Origin: tubbe] 1.) ¦(CONTAINER)¦ a) a small co …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tub — noun 1》 a low, wide, open container with a flat bottom used for holding liquids, growing plants, etc.     ↘a similar small plastic or cardboard container for food.     ↘informal a bath.     ↘Mining a container for conveying ore, coal, etc. 2》… …   English new terms dictionary

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