It was a tub of a ship

ka84

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Greek - Ελληνικά
Here's the context:
"The Noble Lady was a tub of a ship, as fat and wallowing as the noble ladies of the green lands."
What is the meaning of "a tub of a ship"? That it was a large round ship?
 
  • ka84

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    Greek - Ελληνικά
    So the writer says that the ship was like a bathtub? H implies maybe that it was heavy or not?
     
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