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English definition of “bubble”

bubble

noun [C]  /ˈbʌb·əl/ us  
a ball of air in a liquid or on its surface, or in the air: When water begins to boil, small bubbles form around the edge of the pot.

bubble

verb [I]  /ˈbʌb·əl/ us  
to produce bubbles: The water in the pot began to bubble. fig. We were bubbling with excitement as we watched the Olympic flame being lit.
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