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3 entries found for foam.
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Main Entry: 1foam
Pronunciation: primarystressfomacrm
Function: noun
1 : a light mass of fine bubbles formed in or on a liquid
2 : a mass of fine bubbles formed (as by a horse) in producing saliva or sweating
3 : a long-lasting mass of bubbles produced chemically and used especially in fighting oil fires
4 : a material (as rubber) in a lightweight cellular form resulting from the presence of gas bubbles during manufacture
- foam·i·ly /primarystressfomacr-mschwa-lemacron/ adverb
- foam·i·ness /primarystressfomacr-memacron-nschwas/ noun
- foamy /-memacron/ adjective

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