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Example sentences containing 'froth'

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The froth on top would be useful after her next wax. The Sun (2011)Remove any froth from the top of the mixture. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Especially if you have froth on the top. The Sun (2010)Carefully remove all the froth from the tops and cover with foil. The Sun (2013)The outer skin burst open and white froth erupted from inside. The Sun (2014)It produces a froth of brilliant blue flowers. Benjamin Woolley THE HERBALIST: Nicholas Culpeper Rebel Physician (2004)Leave to cool completely and remove any surface froth with a spoon. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Then there was more white froth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His name still makes Australians froth at the mouth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The residue was found in a pot with a vertical spout thought to have perhaps been used to blow air to froth the liquid. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Of course we should try not to work ourselves into too much of a froth about this because it is largely inevitable and natural. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I like to see a little froth on the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The single control lets you choose the strength of the shot, and a blast from the steam wand will froth milk for lattes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So I have decided to blow some froth off the top for now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Reduce the heat and simmer for about 8 minutes, skimming the froth from the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What you're after is a stiff, glossy yet silky froth of egg white that supports double its weight in sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

Synonyms of 'froth'

foam, head, bubbles, lather
trivia, trifles, frivolity, trivialities
fizz, foam, come to a head, lather

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Translations for 'froth'

British English: froth NOUN
Froth is a mass of small bubbles on the surface of a liquid.
...the froth of bubbles on the top of a glass of beer.
  • American English: froth
  • Brazilian Portuguese: espuma
  • Chinese: > 泡沫液体表面的
  • European Spanish: espuma
  • French: mousse
  • German: Schaum
  • Italian: spuma
  • Japanese:
  • Korean: 거품
  • European Portuguese: espuma
  • Spanish: espuma
British English: froth VERB
If a liquid froths, small bubbles appear on its surface.
The sea froths over my feet.
  • American English: froth
  • Brazilian Portuguese: espumar
  • Chinese: > 泡沫液体表面的
  • European Spanish: hacer espuma
  • French: écumer
  • German: schäumen
  • Italian: spumeggiare
  • Japanese: 泡立つ
  • Korean: 거품이 생기다
  • European Portuguese: espumar
  • Spanish: hacer espuma


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