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frothnoun [U]

uk   /frɒθ/ us   /frɑːθ/
  • froth noun [U] (BUBBLES)

small, white bubbles on the surface of a liquid: I like the froth on the top of the coffee.

frothverb [I or T]

uk   /frɒθ/ us   /frɑːθ/
to (cause a liquid to) have or produce a lot of small bubbles that often rise to the surface: The waves frothed as they crashed onto the beach. When she opened and bottle of soda, it frothed up and spilled all over the table.
froth at the mouth
If a person or animal froths at the mouth, a mass of small bubbles appears from their mouth as the result of a disease.
informal to be extremely angry
(Definition of froth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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frothnoun [U]

us   /frɔθ/
a mass of small bubbles, esp. on the surface of a liquid
(Definition of froth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “froth”
in Vietnamese bọt…
in Spanish espuma, frivolidades…
in Malaysian buih…
in Thai ฟอง…
in French mousse…
in German der Schaum, die Blume…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氣泡, (液體表面的)白沫…
in Russian пена…
in Turkish köpük, kabarcık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气泡, (液体表面的)白沫…
in Indonesian buih…
in Polish piana…
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