frothiness frothiness  /f ˈrɔ θi nɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the property of giving off bubbles

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In some ways, given the frothiness of the global art market as a whole, Asia's rise is understandable.
  2. There is of course a silver lining and that is that some of the heat and frothiness of the Asian Net scene has been removed.
  3. The witnesses also objected that TV advertising plays up the creamy frothiness of beer and ignores its alcoholic content.

News

  • Amazon May Have Your Mind, but Fab Wants Your Heart

    When someone wants to highlight the frothiness of the Internet startup world, he will generally make it to the subject of flash sites relatively quickly. E-commerce companies were chugging right along, until they weren’t.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: BusinessWeek

Quotes

  1. "Going forward the next few years will be much of the same," Tillerson told the World Energy Congress in Rome. "There will continue to be frothiness in the price."
    on Nov 12, 2007 By: Rex Tillerson Source: Dallas Morning News

  2. "There is an element of frothiness as new investors chase the pack," said Devan Kaloo, who oversees $12 billion in Asian equities as head of emerging markets at Aberdeen Asset Management Ltd.
    on Oct 2, 2005 By: Devan Source: Bloomberg

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