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a fishbowl

A place, situation, or environment in which one has little or no privacy. A reference to the (typically) spherical bowls in which pet fish are often kept, which can be seen into from all sides. One of the prices of success for a pop star is having to live in a fishbowl under the scrutiny of the public eye. I feel like I'm in a fishbowl working at this new company, with all their security cameras posted everywhere.
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But at bedtime, I saw Nat climb on a chair and drop a marble into the fishbowl.
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In general, both computer-mediated conferencing and the fishbowl technique had a positive effect on student collaboration.
When these were completed, they were given a cool color palette of watercolors to do a background wash, thus creating the water effect of the fishbowl.
But as soon as you get out of the whole process, you're still in a fishbowl - it's just a bigger bowl.
To put these kids in any more of a fishbowl than they are is not going to be in anybody's interest.
Troubled real estate negotiations are now examined in a fishbowl rather than quietly under a rock.