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bubblenoun

uk   /ˈbʌb.əl/  us   /ˈbʌb.əl/

bubbleverb [I]

uk   /ˈbʌb.əl/  us   /ˈbʌb.əl/
(Definition of bubble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bubble" in American English

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bubblenoun [C]

 us   /ˈbʌb·əl/
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.

bubbleverb [I]

 us   /ˈbʌb·əl/
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.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of bubble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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bubblenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbʌbl/ ECONOMICS
a temporary period when a lot of people invest in a stock, property, or a product that becomes much more expensive than its real value: After the tech bubble burst, few investors were willing to put their money into developing companies.
a period of great success, which usually ends very suddenly: Economists fear that the economic bubble will pop and lead to a new recession.
(Definition of bubble from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bubble”
in Korean 거품…
in Arabic فُقّاعة…
in Malaysian buih…
in French bulle…
in Russian пузырь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氣泡, 泡, 泡沫…
in Italian bolla, bollicina…
in Turkish hava kabarcığı…
in Polish bańka…
in Spanish burbuja…
in Vietnamese bong bóng…
in Portuguese bolha…
in Thai ฟอง…
in German die Blase…
in Catalan bombolla…
in Japanese 泡, 気泡…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气泡, 泡, 泡沫…
in Indonesian gelembung…
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