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English definition of “goldfish bowl”

goldfish bowl

noun [C] uk   (US also fishbowl) us  
a bowl that is usually round and made of glass and is used for keeping pet fish in, especially goldfish: figurative There are so many windows in the office, it's like being in a goldfish bowl (= people can easily see what you are doing)!Animal Dwellings - man-madeAnimal dwellings - natural
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