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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 (18741963)
“If the bubble reputation can be obtained only at the cannons mouth, I am willing to go there for it, provided the cannon is empty.”
—Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (18351910)
“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 (18871962)