HyperDic: foam

English > 3 senses of the word foam:
NOUNobjectfoam, frotha mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid / liquid
substancefoama lightweight material in cellular form
VERBchangefoam, froth, fizz, effervesce, sparkle, form bubblesbecome bubbly or frothy or foaming
foam > pronunciation
Soundsfow'm
Rhymesaerodrome ... tome: 31 rhymes with owm...
English > foam: 3 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningA mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid / liquid.
Example"the beer had a thick head of foam"
Synonymfroth
NarrowerheadThe foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid / liquid into a container
latherThe foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse)
shaving foamtoiletry consisting of a liquid preparation containing many small bubbles that soften the beard before shaving
soapsuds, suds, latherThe froth produced by soaps or detergents
spumefoam or froth on the sea
white water, whitewaterFrothy water as in rapids or waterfalls
BroaderbubbleA hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)
Spanishespuma
Catalanbroma, bromera, escuma, escumera, espuma
Adjectivesfoamyemitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation
Verbsfoambecome bubbly or frothy or foaming
English > foam: 3 senses > noun 2, substance
MeaningA lightweight material in cellular form; made by introducing gas bubbles during manufacture.
NarrowerStyrofoamA light resilient foam of polystyrene
foam rubberspongy rubber
Broadermaterial, stuffThe tangible / tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
Spanishespuma
Catalanescuma
English > foam: 3 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningBecome bubbly or frothy or foaming.
PatternSomething ----s
Example "The river was foaming"
Synonymsfroth, fizz, effervesce, sparkle, form bubbles
Narrowerlatherform a lather
seethefoam as if boiling
Broaderbubbleform, produce, or emit bubbles
Spanishespumajear, espumar
Catalanbromerejar, escumar, escumejar, produir escuma
Nounsfoama mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid / liquid

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