Definitions for hubble-bubble
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an uproar; turmoil.
Origin of hubble-bubble:
1625–35; rhyming compound based on bubble
hookah, narghile, nargileh, sheesha, shisha, chicha, calean, kalian, water pipe, hubble-bubble, hubbly-bubbly(noun)
an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water
"a bipolar world with the hookah and Turkish coffee versus hamburgers and Coca Cola"
a tobacco pipe, so arranged that the smoke passes through water, making a bubbling noise, whence its name. In India, the bulb containing the water is often a cocoanut shell
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