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Definition of "bubbles" []

  • A thin film of liquid forming a hollow globule around air or a gas (noun)
  • A small globule of air or a gas in a liquid or a solid, as in carbonated drinks, glass, etc (noun)
  • The sound made by a bubbling liquid (noun)
  • Something lacking substance, stability, or seriousness (noun)
  • An unreliable scheme or enterprise (noun)
  • A dome, esp a transparent glass or plastic one (noun)
  • To form or cause to form bubbles (verb)
  • To move or flow with a gurgling sound (verb)
  • To overflow (with excitement, anger, etc) (verb)
  • To snivel; blubber (verb)
  • Plural form of bubble. (noun)

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  • Sparkling wine; champagne. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bubble. (verb)

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Use "bubbles" in a sentence
  • "Her expression bubbles and solidifies like metamorphic rock, a harshness pinching the edges of her lips and eyes, making her neck wrinkles oscillate."
  • "A little fountain bubbles from a stone bowl where no fountain had been before, but I drink the water of Cholula and it is sweet."
  • "They'll start with what he calls bubbles -- actually, that's a nicer term than "hotzones," which sounds like an unpleasant bodily sensation -- and hope to link those together."
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