What is another word for bathtub?

Pronunciation: [bˈaθtʌb] (IPA)

A bathtub is a convenient space to take a relaxing bath and unwind after a long day. However, there are various synonyms for the word "bathtub" that can make your language more rich and descriptive. One alternative term is "soaker tub," which refers to a deep bathtub designed for submerging the entire body. Another term is "spa tub," which usually features jets or other fancy features that simulate a luxurious spa experience. A "clawfoot tub" features ornate feet at the base of the tub and is usually made of cast iron. Finally, a "Jacuzzi" is a brand of hot tub, but it's often used informally as a synonym for any jetted bathtub.

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  • Forward Entailment

    • Noun, singular or mass
      bath, tub.
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What are the hypernyms for Bathtub?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    lavabo, lavatory, tub, bathing area, bathing vessel, washing bowl, washing vessel.

Usage examples for Bathtub

With much labour Martin had hewn a fair-sized bathtub out of the butt of a large pine tree.
"If Any Man Sin"
H. A. Cody
The boys had filled their rooms full of junk and one of them had even tied a pig to his bed-while the way Bangs cleared rubbish out of the bathtub and promised to have some water heated in the morning was convincingly artless.
"At Good Old Siwash"
George Fitch
By means of great straining I got the heavy bed over against the mirror, upsetting the tin bathtub with a crash that under ordinary circumstances would have made my heart stand still but now only tripled its pumping activities.
"A Fool and His Money"
George Barr McCutcheon

Famous quotes with Bathtub

  • Youngsters of the age of two and three are endowed with extraordinary strength. They can lift a dog twice their own weight and dump him into the bathtub.
    Erma Bombeck
  • Being in a floodplain is like sitting down in a bathtub.
    Robert Hunter
  • My goal is to cut government in half in twenty-five years, to get it down to the size where we can drown it in the bathtub.
    Grover Norquist
  • Our goal is to shrink government to the size where we can drown it in a bathtub.
    Grover Norquist
  • I noticed every time I spent a lot of time in the bathtub, I would just get fantastic realizations about myself, and they were so valuable and liberating.
    Leonard Orr

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