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goldfish bowl

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Pets
goldfish bowlˈgoldfish ˌbowl noun  1 goldfish_bowl.jpg DHP[countable] a round glass bowl in which fish are kept as pets2 [singular]PUBLIC/NOT PRIVATE a situation in which people know about everything that happens in your life Pop stars have to live their life in a goldfish bowl.
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goldfish bowlOn his shelf he had a goldfish bowl with two goldfish swimming blankly around.She long ago learned that the pressure of fame and the goldfish bowl existence it brings can take a terrible toll.Surviving in this goldfish bowl of publicity would crack the strongest union.
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