goldfish bowl


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  • noun

Synonyms for goldfish bowl

a state of affairs in which you have no privacy

a transparent bowl in which small fish are kept

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You are at the World Cup, so you are actually in a goldfish bowl within a goldfish bowl.
It's a lot smaller, but more of a goldfish bowl and everyone looking in.
He said: "Living in that goldfish bowl, that tag of richest club in the world seems to be affecting them the wrong way.
Okay, the likes of Pete Doherty and Britney have an inkling of what it's like to live in such a goldfish bowl - but they're not born into it.
This is not the place for it - they are being put in a goldfish bowl," said Cllr Forster.
It's a warts and all account of life as a minor celebrity in the shallow goldfish bowl of the Dublin celebrity circuit.
These days when two big clubs draw each other, or a non-league team comes out of what used to be a jangly velvet bag but is now something that resembles a goldfish bowl, the old pros on duty invariably raise an eyebrow or give an impromptu "Ooh
Georgios Samaras has found a way to swim in the goldfish bowl.
BOB MONCUR feels that Andy Carroll can STILL achieve his dream of becoming an iconic No 9 with Newcastle United -providing he can resist the lures of the infamous goldfish bowl in Toon.
The company, made up of Welsh actors, designers and producers, will be performing Out of the Goldfish Bowl at Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea, on Thursday.
WALES captain Ryan Jones believes escaping the goldfish bowl of rugby back home can help his inexperienced side gel ahead of Saturday's Test against Canada.
He is dedicated to the game and it's nothing to do with his lifestyle or the fact he's living in a goldfish bowl.
I didn't miss the goldfish bowl of Welsh rugby and the way everybody wants to know everything and thinks they can have their say.
Whilst he undoubtedly remains a ***, Blaine has swapped the box for a giant goldfish bowl filled with water, where he'll stay for seven days before escaping.
He said: 'The player's agent tells me that JJ is quite happy but feels like he's living in a goldfish bowl being a Newcastle player.