bathtub

noun bath·tub \ -ˌtəb \
|Updated on: 3 Jul 2018

Definition of bathtub

: a usually fixed tub for bathing

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First Known Use of bathtub

1821

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BATHTUB Defined for English Language Learners

bathtub

Definition of bathtub for English Language Learners

  • : a large and long container in which people take baths or showers


BATHTUB Defined for Kids

bathtub

noun bath·tub \ ˈbath-ˌtəb , ˈbäth- \

Definition of bathtub for Students

: a tub in which to take a bath

Medical Dictionary

bathtub

noun bath·tub \ ˈbath-ˌtəb, ˈbȧth- \

medical Definition of bathtub

: a usually fixed tub for bathing


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