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Synonyms for foam

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foam, froth(noun)

    a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid

    "the beer had a thick head of foam"


  2. foam(verb)

    a lightweight material in cellular form; made by introducing gas bubbles during manufacture


  3. foam, froth, fizz, effervesce, sparkle, form bubbles(verb)

    become bubbly or frothy or foaming

    "The boiling soup was frothing"; "The river was foaming"; "Sparkling water"

    coruscate, spume, form bubbles, suds, sparkle, spark, froth, fizz, scintillate, effervesce

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. foam(n.)

    froth, spume, spray

  2. foam(v. n.)

    froth, spume

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. foam(n)

    froth, spume, spumescence

  2. foam(v)

    froth, spume

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    moss, mosses, bubble, mousse, froth, foams, styrofoam, eelgrass, foamed, scum

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How to use foam in a sentence?

  1. Anaïs Nin:

    Electric flesh-arrows... traversing the body. A rainbow of color strikes the eyelids. A foam of music falls over the ears. It is the gong of the orgasm.

  2. One Rodeo resident:

    ALASKA WOMAN GETS 60 YEARS FOR SETTING COUCH ABLAZE WITH BOYFRIEND ON IT Contra Costa Fire Department spokesman Steve Hill said the tanks held varying amounts of ethanol. One tank alone contained around 167,000 gallons of the flammable substance. Approximately 200 firefighters were battling the blazes using foam on the flames and water to cool adjacent tanks to prevent them from catching fire. Officials closed Interstate 80, one of the busiest in the Bay Area at the peak of rush hour, causing major traffic jams.The California Highway Patrol said the closure was expected to last at least until midnight. CALIFORNIA LYFT DRIVER IS PULLED OVER SO POLICE CAN ARREST HER PASSENGER One Rodeo resident, One Rodeo resident, told The Associated Press he was sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic trying to get home to his teenage son. His son had called him to say he heard a loud explosion. It literally rocked the house and then soon after, he heard what sounded like a jet plane.

  3. Chris Wright:

    I used the foam around the edges to make it soft, rope to secure the seat, reflective tape on it to kind of help it stand out if they're out inpublicor something so that way you can see Silus Johnson.

  4. Matt Rigby:

    CFC-11 was used primarily in foam blowing, so we looked at estimates of the amount of CFC-11 that could be locked up in insulating foams in buildings or refrigerators that were made before 2010, but the quantities were far too small to explain the recent rise, the most likely explanation is that new production has taken place, at least prior to the end of 2017, which is the period covered in our work.

  5. Roz Brewer:

    We've got some new things coming... that will allow us to use Nitro technology plus cold foam.

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