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foam

foam

 
 
pronunciation:
fom
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a mass of small bubbles that forms on the surface of a liquid.
synonyms:
froth
similar words:
bubbles, lather, scum, suds
definition 2: thick, white bubbles of sweat on the skin of a horse or other animal, or thick white saliva at the mouth, caused by heavy exercise or disease.
synonyms:
froth, lather
similar words:
perspiration, saliva, spit, sweat
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: foamed, foaming, foams
definition: to make foam; froth.
The waves foamed in the storm.
similar words:
lather
derivations: foamlike (adj.), foamingly (adv.)