1. bubble, emit, breathe, pass off

usage: form, produce, or emit bubbles; "The soup was bubbling"

2. ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgle, sound, go

usage: flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"

3. bubble, rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise

usage: rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles; "bubble to the surface"

4. bubble, change, alter, modify

usage: cause to form bubbles; "bubble gas through a liquid"

5. burp, bubble, belch, eruct, emit, breathe, pass off

usage: expel gas from the stomach; "In China it is polite to burp at the table"


1. bubbling, bubbly, foaming, foamy, frothy, effervescing, spumy, effervescent (vs. noneffervescent)

usage: emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation; "bubbling champagne"; "foamy (or frothy) beer"

2. bubbling, effervescent, frothy, scintillating, sparkly, lively (vs. dull)

usage: marked by high spirits or excitement; "his fertile effervescent mind"; "scintillating personality"; "a row of sparkly cheerleaders"

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