bathing tub, vat, tub, bathtub, bath.
She had been washing a great tubful
of harsh greasy clothes- overalls, shirts, drawers.
When I was a young one my ma would tie an apron round my neck, slap me down beside a tubful
of clo'es, and tell me to fly to it.
But if you do what you intend, you'll find before the week's over that you've stepped into a whole tubful
of scalding hot water, and you'll wish yourself well out of it again.