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bubble

 
Noun bubble has 4 senses
  1. bubble - a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)
    --1 is a kind of
    globule
    --1 has particulars: air bubble; foam, froth; soap bubble
    Derived forms: verb bubble2, verb bubble1, verb bubble3
  2. house of cards, bubble - 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"
    --2 is a kind of scheme, strategy
  3. bubble - an impracticable and illusory idea; "he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble"
    --3 is a kind of
    illusion, fantasy, phantasy, fancy
  4. bubble - a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic
    --4 is a kind of
    covering
Verb bubble has 3 senses
  1. bubble - form, produce, or emit bubbles; "The soup was bubbling"
    --1 is one way to
    emit, breathe, pass off
    Derived form: noun bubble1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  2. ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgle - flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"
    --2 is one way to sound, go
    Derived forms: noun bubble1, noun bubbler1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  3. burp, bubble, belch, eruct - expel gas from the stomach; "In China it is polite to burp at the table"
    --3 is one way to emit, breathe, pass off
    Derived form: noun bubble1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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