blow bubbles

idiom

: to make soap bubbles by blowing air through a thin layer of soap
The children were blowing bubbles.

Examples of blow bubbles in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web People can blow bubbles or frolic through them at 5:30 p.m. July 18-21 and 4 p.m. July 22. Hannah Kirby, Journal Sentinel, 17 July 2023 Read full article Bubble feeding, or bubble-net feeding, is when a group of whales dive under a school of fish and blow bubbles to trap them close to the surface, according to the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation. Talia Lissauer, BostonGlobe.com, 18 Aug. 2023 Sci-fi and fantasy fans unite at a yearly convention, rock out to a ‘90s band, blow bubbles in the park, try German food and drink, attend an arts festival or enjoy a comedy show by a TV star. John Coffren, Baltimore Sun, 25 May 2023 With 22 easy hands-on projects and step-by-step instructions, curious kids age 4-7 will discover how to blow bubbles to spot rainbows, make s’mores with a solar oven, stir up a batch of ooey-gooey, squishy-squashy slime, and more! Good Housekeeping, 2 May 2023 Sci-fi and fantasy fans unite at a yearly convention, rock out to a ‘90s band, blow bubbles in the park, try German food and drink, attend an arts festival or enjoy a comedy show by a TV star. John Coffren, Baltimore Sun, 25 May 2023 Bubbles Decoded Belugas, George and Noonan say, blow bubbles in four distinct flavors: blowhole drips, blowhole bursts, blowhole streams and mouth rings. K. N. Smith, Discover Magazine, 24 Dec. 2015 With 22 easy hands-on projects and step-by-step instructions, curious kids age 4-7 will discover how to blow bubbles to spot rainbows, make s’mores with a solar oven, stir up a batch of ooey-gooey, squishy-squashy slime, and more! Good Housekeeping, 2 May 2023 Hunter’s mom, Nita Hollingsworth, who teaches swimming in Seward and taught Jacoby to blow bubbles as a child learning to swim, said she was headed home to rewatch the race. Morgan Krakow, Anchorage Daily News, 27 July 2021

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“Blow bubbles.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blow%20bubbles. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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