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soap bubble

n.
1. A bubble, especially a large one, formed from soapy water.
2. Something beautiful but transient or illusory.
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soap bubble

n
1. a bubble formed from soapy water
2. something that is ephemeral but attractive
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.soap bubble - a bubble formed by a thin soap filmsoap bubble - a bubble formed by a thin soap film
bubble - a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)
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Translations
saippuakupla
bulle de savon
szappanbuborék
sápukúla
zeepbel
såpbubbla
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