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Overview of noun bubble

The noun bubble has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (6) bubble

(a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide))

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")

3. bubble

(an impracticable and illusory idea; "he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble")

4. bubble

(a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic)


Overview of verb bubble

The verb bubble has 5 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) bubble

(form, produce, or emit bubbles; "The soup was bubbling")

2. ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgle

(flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks")

3. bubble

(rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles; "bubble to the surface")

4. bubble

(cause to form bubbles; "bubble gas through a liquid")

5. burp, bubble, belch, eruct

(expel gas from the stomach; "In China it is polite to burp at the table")

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