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Definitions of bubble

  1.   form, produce, or emit bubbles; " The soup was bubbling"
  2.   A small, hollow, floating bead or globe, formerly used for testing the strength of spirits.
  3.   form produce, or emit bubbles, as of liquids or gases; " The soup was bubbling"
  4.   A small quantity of air or gas within a liquid body; as, bubbles rising in champagne or aerated waters.
  5.   expel gas from the stomach; " In China it is polite to burp at the table"
  6.   To sing with a gurgling or warbling sound.
  7.   A small globe of water or other fluid filled with air or gas; a small body of air or gas rising to the surface of a liquid; anything unreal or fanciful, as an empty shceme to deceive people into investing their money.
  8.   A globule of air, or globular vacuum, in a transparent solid; as, bubbles in window glass, or in a lens.
  9.   a dome- shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic
  10.   flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; " babbling brooks"
  11.   flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise, as of water; " babbling brooks"
  12.   An auscultatory sound as of a bursting bubble.
  13.   To run with a gurgling noise, as if forming bubbles; as, a bubbling stream.
  14.   To rise in bubbles, as liquids when boiling or agitated; to contain bubbles.
  15.   Anything unsubstantial; a delusion; cheat; fraud.
  16.   A thin film of liquid inflated with air or gas; as, a soap bubble; bubbles on the surface of a river.
  17.   A vesicle liquid, filled with air or other gas.
  18.   To form bubbles; rise in bubbles; make an intermittent liquid sound.
  19.   a speculative scheme that depends on unstable factors that the planner cannot control; " his proposal was nothing but a house of cards"; " a real estate bubble"
  20.   Anything that wants firmness or solidity; that which is more specious than real; a false show; a cheat or fraud; a delusive scheme; an empty project; a dishonest speculation; as, the South Sea bubble.
  21.   a hollow globule of gas ( e. g., air or carbon dioxide)
  22.   A round film or skin of water full of air; anything empty; a false show; something not real.
  23.   A film of liquid filled with air; anything empty; a delusion.
  24.   an impracticable and illusory idea; " he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble"
  25.   The globule of air in the spirit tube of a level.
  26.   A bladder of water blown out with air: anything empty: a cheating scheme.
  27.   A small vesicle of water or other fluid, inflated with air; anything that wants firmness or solidity; a fraudulent scheme.
  28.   To rise in bubbles.
  29.   A person deceived by an empty project; a gull.
  30.   To rise in bubbles; run with a gurgling sound.
  31.   To rise up in air- bells, as on the top of a liquid; to run with a gentle gurgling noise; to cheat.
  32.   To cause to bubble; to cheat.
  33.   To rise in bubbles; to run with a gurgling noise.

Antonyms for bubble

roll, run, stream, pour.

Quotes of bubble

  1. Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig. – Marcus Aurelius
  2. Certainly there are bubble -like valuations of certain companies, but I don't think anyone out there believes that we're going to go back to doing business the way we used to do business. – James Daly
  3. People who say that the Internet is the bubble are incredibly misguided. – James Daly
  4. What is fame? an empty bubble Gold? a transient, shining trouble. – James Grainger
  5. I had a stick of CareFree gum, but it didn't work. I felt pretty good while I was blowing that bubble but as soon as the gum lost its flavor, I was back to pondering my mortality. – Mitch Hedberg
  6. Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening. – Oliver Wendell Holmes
  7. All the rights secured to the citizens under the Constitution are worth nothing, and a mere bubble except guaranteed to them by an independent and virtuous Judiciary. – Andrew Jackson
  8. My dream date is a tall, dark, handsome, blue eyed man with a bubble butt who will whisk me away to Paris in a hot air balloon to wine me, dine me and. – Karen McDougal
  9. It's changed throughout the years, but at one time I was a really big bubble gum ice cream fan. I'd spit the bubble gum pieces in a cup and then collect them. – Timothy Olyphant
  10. But clearly, this is what this is about. It's about pushing the security bubble out. It's about rooting out every last guy, so that there's not even somebody who can fire a single, solitary RPG round from some little qalat out here. – David Petraeus
  11. We had a booming stock market in 1929 and then went into the world's greatest depression. We have a booming stock market in 1999. Will the bubble somehow burst, and then we enter depression? Well, some things are not different. – Jeffrey Sachs
  12. A soul is but the last bubble of a long fermentation in the world. – George Santayana
  13. I am not a pop musician; I don't want to play bubble -gummy pop stuff. – Neil Schon

Usage examples for bubble

  1. What than this bubble – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  2. The last bubble of his welfare was shattered too. ” – Stories from Hans Andersen by Hans Christian Andersen
  3. The wind saw the bubble and picked it up and carried it away, telling it, 'Now you're a balloon- come along and see the world. ” – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  4. It was not to be wondered at that she felt annoyed with the man who, at a touch, made the elaborate structure collapse like a bubble – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  5. Then rose a bubble – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  6. So Margaret spoke, and then she sighed, remembering the reason why she should not attend soap- bubble parties. ” – The Mark Of Cain by Andrew Lang
  7. The room was full of the morning light and the clean air, and a bubble of bird- music poured in from the lawn. ” – Lord of the World by Robert Hugh Benson
  8. But I shall have burst like a bubble before the time comes for Graylees. ” – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  9. On the way to the Irene Molly called out: " Oh, the beautiful, beautiful, bubble – Dick in the Everglades by A. W. Dimock
  10. When the bubble of the spirit- level stands in the same position as it does when the level is placed upon the bore of the cylinder or along the piston rod, the crank will be in line with the cylinder bore. ” – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  11. “ I will promise nothing to- night; for I wonder how many times you have come to me brimming over with enthusiasm about some new plan, and how often it has collapsed like a bubble in a couple of days! ” – A Houseful of Girls by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  12. “ " It ought to bubble she answered quietly. ” – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  13. When she reached her home, she went quickly in the open doorway and let go of her bubble – Among the Pond People by Clara Dillingham Pierson
  14. And just then a curious sense of joy seemed to bubble up in my heart. ” – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris
  15. “ " And the best of it is, Bubble said Hilda, " that it is all true,- every word of it; or nearly every word." ” – Queen Hildegarde by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
  16. “ Charley laughed, too; you could hear him, but he could only see that the children in the magic bubble were laughing. ” – The Fairy Nightcaps by Frances Elizabeth Barrow
  17. “ No offence, Major, no offence, my heart full and bubble up. ” – The Yellow God An Idol of Africa by H. Rider Haggard
  18. It was a bubble – The Magic Soap Bubble by David Cory
  19. But one day, like a beautiful soap- bubble the whole Mississippi joke collapsed, and Monsieur Griffard found himself out in the cold with but nine sous in his pocket. ” – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  20. Nine times out of ten you will succeed, and a bubble will swell out from the spool as in Fig. ” – Little Folks' Handy Book by Lina Beard Adelia B. Beard

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