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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a mass of fine bubbles.

Usage examples (7)
  • The ocean water had a strange foaminess where the waves hit the shore.
  • We can break the beer's foaminess into three components: head formation, head retention and head stability.
  • Yes, well now I have a cardboard toilet paper roll stuck somewhere in my pipes as well as a wire hanger sticking halfway out, all covered in a blue foaminess.
  • Lemon pudding cake is a cloud on the tongue dissolving into sweet foaminess. for more
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