burst someone's bubble

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
(Redirected from burst somebody's bubble)
Jump to: navigation, search


Alternative forms[edit]


burst someone's bubble

  1. (idiomatic) To disillusion; to disabuse someone of a false notion or rationalization that has grown comfortable.
    I hate to burst his bubble, but he is going to be disappointed if he tries that idea.


See also[edit]