BATHTUB in a Sentence

Learn BATHTUB from example sentences; some of them are from classic books. These examples are selected from a corpus with 300,000 sentences, including classic works and current mainstream media. Some sentences also link to their contexts.

Example sentences for BATHTUB, such as:

1. She pulled the plug out of the bathtub and the dirty water ran away.

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 Meanings and Examples of BATHTUB
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
 n.  a relatively large open container used to wash body
Classic Sentence:
1  He painted and papered her rooms for her that spring, and put in a porcelain bathtub in place of the tin one that had satisfied the former tenant.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 3. Lena Lingard: IV
2  People talked of it as of that monstrous bed of Thebes in which swarmed centipedes fifteen long feet in length, and which might have served Behemoth for a bathtub.
Les Misérables 5 By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER III—BRUNESEAU
Example Sentence:
1  She pulled the plug out of the bathtub and the dirty water ran away.
2  Hoping to present himself to his girlfriend as a totally reformed character, he tried to eschew all the vices, especially chewing tobacco and drinking bathtub gin.