froth

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froth englannista suomeksi

  1. pintavaahto, vaahto

  2. vaahdota

  1. Substantiivi

  2. vaahto

  3. hömppä colloquial, pintavaahto

  4. Verbi

  5. vaahdottaa

  6. vaahdota, kuplia

froth englanniksi

  1. foam

  2. (RQ:Cleland Fanny Hill)

  3. {{quote-book

  4. (ux)

  5. unimportant events or actions; drivel

  6. ''Thousands of African children die each day: why do the newspapers continue to discuss unnecessary showbiz froth?''

  7. To create froth in (a liquid).

  8. (RQ:Dickens Tale of Two Cities)

  9. (''of a liquid'') To bubble.

  10. 1842, (w), “(w),” lines 21-4, http://www.bartleby.com/42/777.html

  11. Colder and louder blew the wind,
    A gale from the Northeast,
    The snow fell hissing in the brine,
    And the billows frothed like yeast.
  12. 1973, “Black Day in Brussels,” ''(magazine)|Time'', 19 February, 1973, https://web.archive.org/web/20130817035818/http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,906874,00.html

  13. English beer, along with European brews, is already the subject of an EEC investigation to determine whether additives like stabilizers (used to prevent frothing during shipment) should be allowed.
  14. To spit, vent, or eject, as froth.

  15. (RQ:Dryden Don Sebastian)

  16. (RQ:Tennyson Idylls) is your spleen frothed out, or have ye more?

  17. (''literally'') To spew saliva as froth; (''figuratively'') to rage, vent one's anger.

  18. 1958, (w), ''(w)'' (1938), translated by (w), London: Secker and Warburg, Book XIII,

  19. The clumsy suckling struck out with her still soft claws,
    opened her frothing mouth until her milk teeth shone.
  20. 1962, “Riding Crime's Crest” in ''(magazine)|Time'', 25 April, 1962, https://web.archive.org/web/20130823192107/http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,896267,00.html

  21. As doctors tried in vain to save April's right eye, news stories frothed at her assailant. He was “fiendish” (the Examiner), “sadistic” (the News-Call Bulletin), “probably a sexual psychopath” (the Chronicle).
  22. To cover with froth.