Bubbled
Bubble Bub"ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bubbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bubbling}.] [Cf. D. bobbelen, Dan. boble. See {Bubble}, n.] 1. To rise in bubbles, as liquids when boiling or agitated; to contain bubbles. [1913 Webster]

The milk that bubbled in the pail. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

2. To run with a gurgling noise, as if forming bubbles; as, a bubbling stream. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

3. To sing with a gurgling or warbling sound. [1913 Webster]

At mine ear Bubbled the nightingale and heeded not. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • bubbled — Adj. Found out, discovered. E.g. I can t get any more of those cheap Reebok trainers, I was bubbled hiding ten pairs in my car so lost my job …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • bubbled — bub·ble || bÊŒbl n. blister, gas filled sac; effervescence v. sparkle, froth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bubbled — …   Useful english dictionary

  • bubble over — verb overflow with a certain feeling (Freq. 1) The children bubbled over with joy My boss was bubbling over with anger • Syn: ↑overflow, ↑spill over • Hypernyms: ↑seethe, ↑boil …   Useful english dictionary

  • bubble up — verb move upwards in bubbles, as from the effect of heating; also used metaphorically Gases bubbled up from the earth Marx s ideas have bubbled up in many places in Latin America • Syn: ↑intumesce • Hypernyms: ↑surface, ↑come up, ↑rise up, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bubble — Bub ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bubbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bubbling}.] [Cf. D. bobbelen, Dan. boble. See {Bubble}, n.] 1. To rise in bubbles, as liquids when boiling or agitated; to contain bubbles. [1913 Webster] The milk that bubbled in the pail …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bubbling — Bubble Bub ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bubbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bubbling}.] [Cf. D. bobbelen, Dan. boble. See {Bubble}, n.] 1. To rise in bubbles, as liquids when boiling or agitated; to contain bubbles. [1913 Webster] The milk that bubbled in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bubble — bubbleless, adj. bubblelike, adj. bubblingly, adv. /bub euhl/, n., v., bubbled, bubbling. n. 1. a nearly spherical body of gas contained in a liquid. 2. a small globule of gas in a thin liquid envelope. 3. a globule of air or gas, or a globular… …   Universalium

  • bubble — [[t]bʌ̱b(ə)l[/t]] bubbles, bubbling, bubbled 1) N COUNT Bubbles are small balls of air or gas in a liquid. Ink particles attach themselves to air bubbles and rise to the surface. ...a bubble of gas trapped under the surface. 2) N COUNT A bubble… …   English dictionary

  • bubble over — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms bubble over : present tense I/you/we/they bubble over he/she/it bubbles over present participle bubbling over past tense bubbled over past participle bubbled over if a happy or excited feeling bubbles over,… …   English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”