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ˈbæθˌtʌb, ˈbɑθ-bath·tub

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  1. bathtub, bathing tub, bath, tubnoun

    a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body


  1. bathtubnoun

    A large container for holding water in which a person may bathe (take a bath).


  1. Bathtub

    A bath, bathtub, or tub is a large container for holding water in which a person may bathe. Most modern bathtubs are made of acrylic or fiberglass, but alternatives are available in enamel over steel or cast iron, and occasionally waterproof finished wood. A bathtub is usually placed in a bathroom either as a stand-alone fixture or in conjunction with a shower. Modern bathtubs have overflow and waste drains and may have taps mounted on them. They may be built-in or free standing or sometimes sunken. Until recently, most bathtubs were roughly rectangular in shape but with the advent of acrylic thermoformed baths, more shapes are becoming available. Bathtubs are commonly white in colour although many other colours can be found. The process for enamelling cast iron bathtubs was invented by the Scottish-born American David Dunbar Buick. Two main styles of bathtub are common: ⁕Western-style bathtubs in which the bather lies down. These baths are typically shallow and long. ⁕Eastern style bathtubs in which the bather stands up. These are known as ofuro in Japan and are typically short and deep.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bathtub in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bathtub in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of bathtub in a Sentence

  1. John Shearer/WireImage:

    Faith is always a comfort and so is song, just like a sick baby in a bathtub, i love you all. Enjoy this very casual hug from my heart to yalls.

  2. Michael Rapp:

    We’re thinking she blacked out in the bathtub and fell and hit her head and was found by my ex, we don’t know if maybe hair clogged the drain but the tub overflowed.

  3. Jason Straka:

    If they don't go out and literally lift their footprint up in the air, they're going to be in a perpetually deeper and deeper bathtub, if they think they have problems now, in 10 years, they're going to be a swamp.

  4. Us Weekly:

    After losing her identity, her sense of self-worth, and her hope for the future, Holly found herself sitting alone in a bathtub contemplating suicide.

  5. Juergen Stackmann:

    We will see a two-speed Europe. Southern Europe was hit really badly. Italy, Spain and to some extent France. We expect recovery to take much longer, it will be bathtub shaped.

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