HyperDic: effervesce

English > 1 sense of the word effervesce:
VERBchangeeffervesce, foam, froth, fizz, sparkle, form bubblesbecome bubbly or frothy or foaming
English > effervesce: 1 sense > verb 1, change
MeaningBecome bubbly or frothy or foaming.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymsfoam, froth, fizz, sparkle, form bubbles
Narrowerlatherform a lather
seethefoam as if boiling
Broaderbubbleform, produce, or emit bubbles
Spanishespumajear, espumar
Catalanbromerejar, escumar, escumejar, produir escuma
Adjectiveseffervescent(of a liquid) giving off bubbles
effervescentused of wines and waters
Nounseffervescencethe property of giving off bubbles
effervescencethe process of bubbling as gas escapes

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