adjective, froth·i·er, froth·i·est.
- froth flotation,
- froude number
Origin of frothy
Examples from the Web for frothy
They mixed carbonated water with syrups, and fused them together seamlessly in a frothy cold stream – all on demand.
Richardson says that his frothy, buttered coffee is “the best part of his morning,” helping him “hone in on important tasks.”Hack Your Health: 6 Biohacks That Might Surprise You|DailyBurn|December 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The clothes had a light and frothy quality but never looked silly or immature.Louis Vuitton, Chanel, McQueen Cap Paris Spring 2013 Fashion Week Shows|Robin Givhan|October 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And if Romney gets too frothy, there remains a decent chance he stumbles.What Romney and Obama Can Learn About the Art of Debate Deflection|David Freedlander|October 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But in these frothy, frenetic days, what difference does a few hundred million dollars make?
An empty head and heart are the causes of empty, frothy, vain discourse.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)|Richard Baxter
It is thinner than that of chronic bronchitis, and upon standing separates into three layers of pus, mucus, and frothy serum.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Even while the frenzied yelling of the squirming Busch was subsiding into a frothy gurgle he went to the door and listened.The Day of Wrath|Louis Tracy
The front of the first of these lines was frothy with smoke.The Open Boat and Other Stories|Stephen Crane
Into a frothy compound, not unlike ice-cream with the ice left out, you dip your thin wheaten cakes, instead of spoons.Some Heroes of Travel|W. H. Davenport Adams