Monica Lewinsky’s ‘Vanity Fair’ article reluctantly plunges us straight back into the frothing world of ‘90s gossip.
The tabloids are frothing at the mouth just thinking about it.
So what transformed this solitary reader into the frothing demagogue of Pilibhit?
In his hand was a silver goblet, frothing over the top with champagne.
If I meet him while I'm frothing like this, I'll kill him, even if it means the chair.
Standing on the end of the spar, he was outboard; the frothing sea was under him.
We hurried forward to its bank, and opposite the frothing rapids.
The water is hurled upwards in a mass of frothing, boiling and foaming crystals.
Food and a frothing drink were all that he asked from Fortune.
And a moment later, icy-cold champagne was frothing and bubbling in tumblers.
c.1300, from an unrecorded Old English word, or else from Old Norse froða "froth," from Proto-Germanic *freuth-. Old English had afreoðan "to froth," from the same root. The modern derived verb is from late 14c. Related: Frothed; frothing.