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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation;
- Example: "bubbling champagne"
- Example: "foamy (or frothy) beer"
[syn: bubbling, bubbly, foaming, foamy, frothy, effervescing, spumy]

2. marked by high spirits or excitement;
- Example: "his fertile effervescent mind"
- Example: "scintillating personality"
- Example: "a row of sparkly cheerleaders"
[syn: bubbling, effervescent, frothy, scintillating, sparkly]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

bubbling \bubbling\ adj. 1. giving off bubbles; -- of a liquid. [Narrower terms: foaming, frothing; effervescent; boiling] [WordNet 1.5] 2. stimulatingly lively, witty, and entertaining; -- of people. Syn: effervescent, scintillating, sparkling, sparkly, vivacious. [WordNet 1.5]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Bubble \Bub"ble\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Bubbled; p. pr. & vb. n. Bubbling.] [Cf. D. bobbelen, Dan. boble. See Bubble, n.] 1. To rise in bubbles, as liquids when boiling or agitated; to contain bubbles. [1913 Webster] The milk that bubbled in the pail. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] 2. To run with a gurgling noise, as if forming bubbles; as, a bubbling stream. --Pope. [1913 Webster] 3. To sing with a gurgling or warbling sound. [1913 Webster] At mine ear Bubbled the nightingale and heeded not. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

bubbling adj 1: emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation; "bubbling champagne"; "foamy (or frothy) beer" [syn: bubbling, bubbly, foaming, foamy, frothy, effervescing, spumy] 2: marked by high spirits or excitement; "his fertile effervescent mind"; "scintillating personality"; "a row of sparkly cheerleaders" [syn: bubbling, effervescent, frothy, scintillating, sparkly]