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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foam  \Foam\,  v.i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Foamed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Foaming}.]  [AS.  f?man.  See  {Foam},  n.] 
  1.  To  gather  foam;  to  froth;  as  the  billows  foam. 
 
  He  foameth  and  gnasheth  with  his  teeth.  --Mark  ix 
  18. 
 
  2.  To  form  foam,  or  become  filled  with  foam;  --  said  of  a 
  steam  boiler  when  the  water  is  unduly  agitated  and  frothy, 
  as  because  of  chemical  action 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  foaming 
  adj  1:  emitting  or  filled  with  bubbles  as  from  carbonation  or 
  fermentation;  "bubbling  champagne";  "foamy  (or  frothy) 
  beer"  [syn:  {bubbling},  {bubbly},  {foamy},  {frothy},  {effervescing}] 
  2:  producing  or  covered  with  lathery  sweat  or  saliva  from 
  exhaustion  or  disease;  "the  rabid  animal's  frothing  mouth" 
  [syn:  {foamy},  {frothing}] 
  3:  covered  with  or  resembling  small  bubbles  as  from  being 
  agitated  by  beating  or  heating;  "the  bubbling  candy 
  mixture";  "a  cup  of  foaming  cocoa";  "frothy  milkshakes"; 
  "frothy  waves";  "spumy  surf"  [syn:  {bubbling},  {foamy},  {frothing}, 
  {spumous},  {spumy},  {sudsy}] 




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