hot tub


Definition of hot tub

: a large tub of hot water in which bathers soak and usually socialize especially : such a tub with a whirlpool device

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Other Words from hot tub

hot-tub \ ˈhät-​ˌtəb How to pronounce hot-tub (audio) \ intransitive verb

Examples of hot tub in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Video from local television news helicopters showed agents gathering several rifles from the sprawling property with a boxing ring and hot tub in the backyard that appears in many of Paul's recent YouTube videos. Andrew Dalton, Star Tribune, "FBI raids California home of YouTube star Jake Paul," 5 Aug. 2020 French doors open to an outdoor kitchen, pool and hot tub. Dallas News, "Find a deal on your dream home before school starts again," 2 Aug. 2020 There is a pool, hot tub, sauna plus a detached studio. oregonlive, "Bidding wars: Portland homes with a private office, big yard are selling fast during the coronavirus," 6 July 2020 Meanwhile, Lina is front and center making a silly face in the hot tub. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "Luke Bryan Fans Are Commenting Nonstop on the Latest Instagram of His Wife Caroline Boyer," 29 May 2020 This couple found a hot tub under their home office. Isabel Garcia, House Beautiful, "Archeologists Discover Ancient Roman Mosaic Flooring Under an Italian Vineyard," 29 May 2020 Residents can enjoy the spectacular rooftop pool deck, hot tub, gorgeous patio area, fire pit lounge, commercial-size grills, wine tasting room and media room to keep them entertained all year long. Amanda Molitor, The Denver Post, "This City Park condo has incredible views and amazing amenities," 2 Apr. 2020 There’s also a hot tub, game room and plenty of other goodies to make great use of the yard with the kids. Julianne Ross, CNN Underscored, "Here’s how safe it is to book a vacation rental right now," 9 July 2020 Opening mid-August, the hotel includes a pool, hot tub, spa, wellness center, and dining options. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, "Best Places to Travel in August," 2 July 2020

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First Known Use of hot tub

1973, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hot tub was in 1973

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11 Aug 2020

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“Hot tub.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of hot tub

: a large tub of hot water in which people sit to relax or spend time together

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