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bubbly

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adjective bub·bly \ˈbə-b(ə-)lē\

Definition of bubbly

bubblier

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bubbliest

  1. 1 :  full of bubbles :  effervescent a bubbly bottle of pop

  2. 2 :  full of or showing good spirits :  lively, effusive

  3. 3 :  resembling a bubble a bubbly dome

Examples of bubbly in a Sentence

  1. She is pretty, bubbly, and smart.

  2. offered their bubbly congratulations to the expectant parents

First Known Use of bubbly

1599


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bubbly

noun bub·bly

Definition of bubbly

  1. :  champagne 1

First Known Use of bubbly

1920

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms


BUBBLY Defined for English Language Learners

bubbly

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adjective

Definition of bubbly for English Language Learners

  • : full of bubbles

  • : very happy, cheerful, and lively



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