(in Britain) a tub containing bran in which small wrapped gifts are hidden, used at parties, fairs, etc
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Example sentences from the Web for bran tub
The objection to the bran-tub is that boys sometimes draw out things more suitable for girls.What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes|Dorothy Canfield Fisher
One day I found him with his bran-tub bottom upwards, amusin' himself tryin' to stand with all four legs on it at once.Miss Elliot's Girls|Mrs Mary Spring Corning