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tubbing

See definition of tubbing on Dictionary.com
  • as inbathe
  • as inwash
  • as inlave

synonyms for tubbing

  • clean
  • dip
  • douse
  • immerse
  • rinse
  • scour
  • scrub
  • soak
  • steep
  • submerge
  • wet
  • bath
  • cleanse
  • dunk
  • flood
  • hose
  • imbue
  • moisten
  • shower
  • soap
  • sponge
  • suffuse
  • tub
  • water
  • imbathe

antonyms for tubbing

MOST RELEVANT
  • dehydrate
  • dirty
  • dry
  • ignore
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How to use tubbing in a sentence

Anyway her mud bath has left her whiter than she has been all winter, with a tinge of pink showing that suggests a proper tubbing.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
It should not be made as commonplace as a mere hygienic tubbing, nor be carried out by a crowd of clothed persons in muddy water.
IMPRESSIONS AND COMMENTSHAVELOCK ELLIS
The tubbing consists of short portions of cast-iron cylinder fixed in segments.
LIVES OF THE ENGINEERSSAMUEL SMILES
When the alluvial cover is a soft mud, recourse must be had to the operation of tubbing.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
The main cribs g, g, are then to be placed as counterforts, for the support and strength of the tubbing.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
Peter went to his room and, after a due course of clubbing and tubbing, dressed himself with the utmost care.
THE HONORABLE PETER STIRLING AND WHAT PEOPLE THOUGHT OF HIMPAUL LEICESTER FORD
The whole weight of the tubbing is made to bear on the moss, which squeezes outwards, forming a completely water-tight joint.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 5VARIOUS
Had Baxter lived in these cold water days, tubbing would probably have taught him a little more toleration.
CLERGYMEN AND DOCTORSANONYMOUS
Evidently this man would not see her conventional reason for not wishing him at the tubbing.
ONCE ABOARD THE LUGGERARTHUR STUART-MENTETH HUTCHINSON
This caused the tubbing to descend about eight inches more, when it came to a standstill.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 508, SEPTEMBER 26, 1885VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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