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Synonyms for bubble
ˈbʌb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bubble(noun)

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

    house of cards

  2. house of cards, bubble(noun)

    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"

    house of cards, card-house, cardhouse, cardcastle

  3. bubble(noun)

    an impracticable and illusory idea

    "he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble"

    house of cards

  4. bubble(verb)

    a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic

    house of cards

  5. bubble(verb)

    form, produce, or emit bubbles

    "The soup was bubbling"

    gurgle, babble, ripple, belch, eruct, burp, burble, guggle

  6. ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgle(verb)

    flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise

    "babbling brooks"

    ripple, babble, blither, gurgle, tattle, babble out, smatter, belch, riffle, burble, blather, sing, blab out, eruct, talk, spill the beans, burp, guggle, ruffle, undulate, blab, peach, cockle, blether, let the cat out of the bag

  7. bubble(verb)

    rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles

    "bubble to the surface"

    gurgle, babble, ripple, belch, eruct, burp, burble, guggle

  8. bubble(verb)

    cause to form bubbles

    "bubble gas through a liquid"

    gurgle, babble, ripple, belch, eruct, burp, burble, guggle

  9. burp, bubble, belch, eruct(verb)

    expel gas from the stomach

    "In China it is polite to burp at the table"

    spew, extravasate, babble, ripple, belch, spew out, eruct, gurgle, burp, erupt, burble, guggle

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. bubble

    trifle, toy, fancy, conceit, vision, dream, froth, trash

    acquisition, prize, treasury reality, substance, verity, jewel, good, advantage

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bubble(n.)

    water bladder

  2. bubble(n.)

    trifle, bagatelle, small matter

  3. bubble(n.)

    cheat, delusion, hoax, false show

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    foam, moniker, bubbles

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

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How to use bubble in a sentence?

  1. Nina Pham:

    It is surreal, nobody tells you anything and they come and put you inside a bubble and they take you away. And they didn't tell you anything. It is really odd. surprising as it is, this is how it happened.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If possible, avoid being a bubble; for a bubble, even the gentlest touch is fatal.

  3. Liz Ann Sonders:

    You had a bunch of strong years back then because we were in the midst of a tech bubble and there was no cap on valuations. Now we have real legitimate companies but there's not the same sign of excess valuation.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Religion is an illusion and every illusion has the inevitable destiny of a soap bubble!

  5. Dan Robertson:

    Oakland Firefighters Association's unfortunate this situation had to happen. We like to think in Bay Area we live in a bubble where this sort of thing doesn't exist but clearly Bay Area does. Especially in light of things going on nationally, as Oakland Fire Fighters we'll continue to do our jobs, including putting our lives on the line for everyone who calls us, whoever needs our help regardless of whatever biases Oakland Fire Fighters may have.

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