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bubble

noun uk   us   /ˈbʌb.l̩/

bubble noun (AIR BALL)

C1 [C] a ball of gas that appears in a liquid, or a ball formed of air surrounded by liquid that floats in the air: As water begins to boil, bubbles rise to the surface. I love champagne - I think it's the bubbles that make it so good.
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bubble noun (GOOD PERIOD)

bubble

verb [I] uk   us   /ˈbʌb.l̩/
C2 to produce bubbles: We could hear the soup bubbling away (= bubbling strongly) in the pot.
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Translations of “bubble”
in Arabic فُقّاعة…
in Korean 거품…
in Malaysian buih…
in French bulle…
in Turkish hava kabarcığı…
in Italian bolla, bollicina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氣泡, 泡, 泡沫…
in Russian пузырь…
in Polish bańka…
in Vietnamese bong bóng…
in Spanish burbuja…
in Portuguese bolha…
in Thai ฟอง…
in German die Blase…
in Catalan bombolla…
in Japanese 泡, 気泡…
in Indonesian gelembung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气泡, 泡, 泡沫…
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