foamy foamy  /ˈfoʊ mi/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) producing or covered with lathery sweat or saliva from exhaustion or disease
  2. (adj) emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation

Usage(s):

  1. Soon after that, Pat discovered that his urine had turned brown and foamy.
  2. Here is a picture of palm trees swaying gently under a cottony blue sky while a family frolics in the foamy surf.
  3. Through a gap in this wall flows the New River, perhaps the most polluted waterway in North America--a foamy, green mix of industrial waste, farm runoff and untreated human sewage.

News

  1. Dead fish, foamy substance — maybe gross but not toxic

    Discovery of a mysterious brown, foamy substance and a number of dead carp in Lake Mead on Saturday has prompted a continued advisory and multi-day investigation by park authorities.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Sun

  2. Visitors being advised to avoid swimming in Overton Arm

    A foamy substance and a number of dead carp have been observed in the Overton Arm of Lake Mead.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: KTNV Las Vegas

  3. People cautioned to not enter Overton Arm of Lake Mead

    A foamy substance and a number of dead carp have been observed in the Overton Arm of Lake Mead. The substance appeared to be coming from the mouth of the...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: News 3 Las Vegas

Quotes

  1. "Most people with kidney disease don't know they have it and are unaware of the most common warning signs of kidney disease--foamy urine, mental confusion, headaches, nausea and vomiting--so we are making a mini-movie about them," Stephen Furst...
    on Mar 10, 2008 By: Stephen Furst Source: PR Web (press release)

  2. As fellow conservative speech writer Peggy Noonan wrote approvingly in The Wall Street Journal: Hughes "doesn't have to wear makeup now. She can have a soft face. She can wash her face in Dove foamy cleanser."
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Peggy Noonan Source: Christian Science Monitor

  3. On Miller still looking like a teenager, though, Leyland said, "I don't think he's buying a lot of foamy Gillette."
    on Feb 17, 2007 By: Jim Leyland Source: DetNews.com

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