soap bubble


noun

a bubble of soapsuds.
something that lacks substance or permanence.

Nearby words

  1. soane,
  2. soane, sir john,
  3. soap,
  4. soap boiler,
  5. soap box derby,
  6. soap dish,
  7. soap flakes,
  8. soap opera,
  9. soap pad,
  10. soap plant

Origin of soap bubble

First recorded in 1805–15

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British Dictionary definitions for soap bubble

soap bubble

noun

a bubble formed from soapy water
something that is ephemeral but attractive
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