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Meaning of “goldfish bowl” in the English Dictionary

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goldfish bowlnoun [C]

uk   us   (US also fishbowl)
a ​bowl that is usually round and made of ​glass and is used for ​keepingpetfish in, ​especiallygoldfish: figurative There are so many ​windows in the ​office, it's like being in agoldfishbowl (= ​people can ​easilysee what you are doing)!
(Definition of goldfish bowl from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “goldfish bowl”
in Arabic وِعاء السمَكة الذهَبِيّة…
in Korean 어항…
in Portuguese aquário esférico…
in Catalan peixera…
in Japanese 金魚鉢…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指养金鱼的)鱼缸…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指養金魚的)魚缸…
in Italian vaso per pesce rosso…
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