Definition of bubble

Definition of bubble
  1. bubble Noun A spherically contained volume of air, especially one made from soapy liquid.
  2. bubble Noun A small spherical cavity in a solid material.
  3. bubble Noun Anything resembling a hollow sphere.
  4. bubble Noun A period of intense speculation in a market, causing prices to rise quickly to irrational levels as the metaphorical bubble expands, and then fall even more quickly as the bubble bursts.
  5. bubble Noun Someone who has been 'bubbled' or fooled; a dupe.
  6. bubble Noun a feverish upwelling
  7. bubble Noun a feverish surge of speculation in a financial market, usually followed by a market crash (eg the w:South Sea Bubble).
  8. bubble Noun a Greek ("also:" bubble and squeak)
  9. bubble Verb To produce bubbles, to rise up in bubbles (such in foods cooking).
  10. bubble Verb To cheat, delude.
  11. bubble Verb To cry, weep.
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