bub·​bler | \ ˈbə-b(ə-)lər How to pronounce bubbler (audio) \

Definition of bubbler

1 : a drinking fountain from which a stream of water bubbles upward
2 : one that bubbles

Examples of bubbler in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web During some of her practices, her coaches utilized a pool bubbler system to create pockets of air from the bottom of the diving well that softened the water landing to keep Hernandez from injury and fear. Callie Caplan, Dallas News, 30 July 2021 The bubbler sends a trickle of water through 1/8-in. Merle Henkenius, Popular Mechanics, 25 June 2021 Set up a sprinkler or a bubbler attachment and leave it in place to soak the soil. Pam Peirce, San Francisco Chronicle, 2 Apr. 2021 My guess is because spring water has been open for centuries, long before a bubbler was invented, and the ducks are used to going to them during a freeze up. Joe Genzel, Outdoor Life, 3 Dec. 2020 The afternoon would be spent riding bikes (which are stored in the garden shed), followed by a meditative foot bath in the garden bubbler fountain. oregonlive, 31 July 2020 So with math working against even the most intrepid bubblers, Burton’s team is back to working on the chemical makeup of the bubble fluid itself. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, 5 Feb. 2020 Kay continues to raise money for Jamison's care, having now raised enough for a medical device called a nano-bubbler, which the family’s insurance company had twice denied. Amanda Macmillan, Health.com, 21 June 2018 And the parklet has some great accessories, trimmed out in red: a bubbler (and water-bottle filler) at adult, child and dog heights, and a bicycle repair stand with tools and a tire pump. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 July 2018 See More

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First Known Use of bubbler

1808, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Bubbler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bubbler. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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