What is bubble?

  • (verb): Flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise.
    Synonyms: ripple, babble, guggle, burble, gurgle
    See also — Additional definitions below

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... Cylichna zelandica is a species of sea snail or bubble snail, a marine opisthobranch gastropod mollusk in the family Cylichnidae, the chalice bubble snails ...

More definitions of "bubble":

  • (noun): An impracticable and illusory idea.
    Example: "He didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble"
  • (noun): A dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic.
  • (verb): Form, produce, or emit bubbles.
    Example: "The soup was bubbling"
  • (noun): A hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide).
  • (noun): A speculative scheme that depends on unstable factors that the planner cannot control.
    Example: "A real estate bubble"
    Synonyms: house of cards

Famous quotes containing the word bubble:

    Each swung in danger on its slender twig,
    A bubble on a pipestem, growing big.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    If the bubble reputation can be obtained only at the cannon’s mouth, I am willing to go there for it, provided the cannon is empty.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    While this America settles in the mould of its vulgarity, heavily
    thickening to empire,
    And protest, only a bubble in the molten mass, pops and sighs out,
    and the mass hardens,
    Robinson Jeffers (1887–1962)