fishbowl

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noun fish·bowl \ˈfish-ˌbōl\

Definition of fishbowl

  1. 1 :  a bowl for the keeping of live fish

  2. 2 :  a place or condition that affords no privacy

Examples of fishbowl in a sentence

  1. Being a politician these days means living in a fishbowl—every part of your life is open to public view.

1906

First Known Use of fishbowl

1906


FISHBOWL Defined for English Language Learners

fishbowl

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noun fish·bowl \ˈfish-ˌbōl\

Definition of fishbowl for English Language Learners

  • : a bowl used for keeping live fish

  • : a place or condition in which there is no privacy



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