Synonyms for bubble

Synonyms for (noun) bubble

Synonyms: bubble

Definition: a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic

Similar words: covering

Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

Synonyms: bubble

Definition: an impracticable and illusory idea

Usage: he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble

Similar words: phantasy, fancy, fantasy, illusion

Definition: something many people believe that is false

Usage: they have the illusion that I am very wealthy

Synonyms: house of cards, bubble

Definition: a speculative scheme that depends on unstable factors that the planner cannot control

Usage: his proposal was nothing but a house of cards; a real estate bubble

Similar words: strategy, scheme

Definition: an elaborate and systematic plan of action

Synonyms: bubble

Definition: a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)

Similar words: globule

Definition: a small globe or ball

Synonyms for (verb) bubble

Synonyms: belch, burp, bubble, eruct

Definition: expel gas from the stomach

Usage: In China it is polite to burp at the table

Similar words: emit, breathe, pass off

Definition: expel (gases or odors)

Synonyms: bubble

Definition: form, produce, or emit bubbles

Usage: The soup was bubbling

Similar words: emit, breathe, pass off

Definition: expel (gases or odors)

Synonyms: bubble

Definition: cause to form bubbles

Usage: bubble gas through a liquid

Similar words: alter, change, modify

Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: bubble

Definition: rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles

Usage: bubble to the surface

Similar words: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise

Definition: move upward

Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Synonyms: babble, burble, bubble, guggle, gurgle, ripple

Definition: flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise

Usage: babbling brooks

Similar words: sound, go

Definition: make a certain noise or sound

Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'

Visual thesaurus for bubble