Foamy

  • 1foamy — foam y (f[=o]m [y^]), a. Covered with foam; frothy; spumy. [1913 Webster] Behold how high the foamy billows ride! Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Foamy — may mean:*Having a foam like texture *Foamy The Freakadog, a briefly appearing sidekick to the eponymous superhero on the Freakazoid television show …

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  • 3foamy — (adj.) O.E. faemig; see FOAM (Cf. foam) (n.) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Related: Foaminess …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4foamy — [adj] bubbly barmy, boiling, burbling, carbonated, creamy, ebullient, effervescent, fermented, fizzy, frothy, lathery, scummy*, seething, simmering, spumescent, spumous, spumy, sudsy, yeasty; concept 485 Ant. flat …

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  • 5foamy — [fōm′ē] adj. foamier, foamiest [ME fomi < OE famig] 1. foaming or covered with foam 2. consisting of or like foam foamily adv. foaminess n …

    English World dictionary

  • 6Foamy Ed — Infobox musical artist 2 Name = Foamy Ed Img capt = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = New Zealand Instrument = Genre = Rock Occupation = Years active = 1996 present Label = Associated acts = URL = Current… …

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  • 7foamy — [[t]fo͟ʊmi[/t]] ADJ GRADED A foamy liquid has a mass of small bubbles on its surface or consists of a mass of bubbles. The ocean raged, slamming its foamy waves against the black, jagged rocks... Whisk the egg whites until they are foamy but not… …

    English dictionary

  • 8foamy — UK [ˈfəʊmɪ] / US [ˈfoʊmɪ] adjective Word forms foamy : adjective foamy comparative foamier superlative foamiest consisting of or covered with foam …

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  • 9foamy — adjective Full of foam. He jumped overboard into the foamy waters of the Atlantic Ocean …

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  • 10foamy — foam ► NOUN 1) a mass of small bubbles formed on or in liquid. 2) a liquid preparation containing many small bubbles: shaving foam. 3) a lightweight form of rubber or plastic made by solidifying foam. ► VERB ▪ form or produce foam. ● foam at the… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11foamy — adjective 1. producing or covered with lathery sweat or saliva from exhaustion or disease (Freq. 1) the rabid animal s frothing mouth • Syn: ↑foaming, ↑frothing • Similar to: ↑unhealthy 2. emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12foamy — adjective (foamier; est) Date: before 12th century 1. covered with foam ; frothy 2. full of, consisting of, or resembling foam • foamily adverb • foaminess noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13foamy — foamily, adv. foaminess, n. /foh mee/, adj., foamier, foamiest. 1. covered with or full of foam. 2. consisting of foam. 3. resembling foam. 4. pertaining to foam. [bef. 1000; ME fomy, OE famig. See FOAM, Y1] * * * …

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  • 14foamy — Synonyms and related words: airy, barmy, bubbly, downy, ethereal, feathery, fluffy, foam flecked, frothy, gossamery, heady, imponderous, lathery, leger, light, light as air, lighter than vanity, mousse, soapsuddy, soapsudsy, soapy, souffle,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15foamy — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. bubbly, creamy, lathery; see frothy 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. frothy, lathery, fizzy, bubbly, effervescent, spumy, soapy, sudsy, creamy. ANT.: flat, uncarbonated III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16foamy — foam|y [ foumi ] adjective consisting of or covered with FOAM …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17foamy — foam·y || fəʊmɪ adj. foamlike, frothy, full of foam, bubbly …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18foamy — a. Frothy, spumy, spumous …

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  • 19foamy — adj 1. foamlike, frothy, spumous, spumy, spumescent, yeasty, barmy; lathery, sudsy, soapy. 2. foaming, bubbling, bubbly, fizzing, fizzy, effervescing, effervescent, sparkling, Fr. mousseux …

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  • 20foamy — foam•y [[t]ˈfoʊ mi[/t]] adj. foam•i•er, foam•i•est 1) covered with or full of foam 2) pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling foam • Etymology: bef. 1000 foam′i•ly, adv. foam′i•ness, n …

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