froth
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froth
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (foam)
a. la espuma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Hot cocoa with a lot of froth tastes so much better.El chocolate caliente con mucha espuma sabe mucho mejor.
2. (foolishness)
a. la banalidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The protesters were just spouting a bunch of idealistic froth that was completely devoid of substance.Los manifestantes solo estaban soltando banalidades idealistas que carecían totalmente de sustancia.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to produce foam)
a. hacer espuma
The soup will eventually begin to froth.Después de un rato, la sopa empezará a hacer espuma.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to cause to foam)
a. espumar
The barista in the oversized glasses frothed the milk and bobbed her head to the music.La barista de los lentes extra grandes espumaba la leche y movía la cabeza al ritmo de la música.
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froth
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (foam)
a. la espuma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. hacer espuma
he was frothing at the mouthechaba espuma por la boca
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froth [frɒθ]
noun
1 (foam) espuma (f)
2 (frivolous talk) naderías (f); banalidades (f)
intransitive verb
hacer espuma; (at the mouth) echar espumarajos;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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