1. [ adjective ] relating to or containing gas bubbles
Synonyms: frothy
Related terms: gaseous
2. [ adjective ] producing or covered with lathery sweat or saliva from exhaustion or disease
Synonyms: frothing foaming

"the rabid animal's frothing mouth"

Related terms: unhealthy
3. [ adjective ] emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation
Synonyms: bubbly foaming frothy effervescing bubbling

"bubbling champagne" "foamy (or frothy) beer"

Related terms: effervescent
4. [ adjective ] covered with or resembling small bubbles as from being agitated by beating or heating
Synonyms: frothing foaming spumous spumy sudsy bubbling

"the bubbling candy mixture" "a cup of foaming cocoa" "frothy milkshakes" "frothy waves" "spumy surf"

Related terms: agitated
Similar spelling:   foam