tubful


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Noun1.Tubful - the amount that a tub will holdtubful - the amount that a tub will hold; "a tub of water"
containerful - the quantity that a container will hold
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The old woman got a tubful of warm water to wash the baby.
In three minutes a tubful of clothes soiled ordinary comes out clean and sweet.
In the companion piece The Origins of the Antichrist, a pair of devils attends to the pope's fat corpse, white as a maggot and wearing only its tiara, while two other devils grind a tubful of monks with the papal key to the kingdom as with a mortar and pestle.
SCORE: 8/10 15 Mini Chocolate Chip Muffins, PS2, Morrisons Not much to look at, but a good tubful to share for bigger group outings.