Washtub
Washtub Wash"tub`, n. A tub in which clothes are washed. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • washtub — [wôsh′tub΄] n. a tub for washing clothes, etc.; often, a stationary metal tub fitted with water faucets and a drain …   English World dictionary

  • washtub — noun Date: 1602 a tub for washing or soaking clothes …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • washtub — /wosh tub , wawsh /, n. a tub for use in washing clothes, linens, etc. [1595 1605; WASH + TUB] * * * …   Universalium

  • washtub — noun a tub used for washing clothes ,Italian: tinozza …   Wiktionary

  • washtub — wash|tub [ˈwɔʃtʌb US ˈwo:ʃ , ˈwa:ʃ ] n a very large bowl used in the past for washing clothes in …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • washtub — n. tub used for washing clothes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • washtub — noun a large metal tub for washing laundry …   English new terms dictionary

  • washtub — noun (C) a large bowl used in the past for washing clothes in …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • washtub — wash•tub [[t]ˈwɒʃˌtʌb, ˈwɔʃ [/t]] n. a tub for use in washing clothes, linens, etc • Etymology: 1595–1605 …   From formal English to slang

  • washtub —   Kapu wai, kapu holoi …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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