Translation of foam in Spanish:


espuma, n.

Pronunciation /foʊm/ /fəʊm/

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    espuma feminine
    • She poured a dollop into her hands and raked her fingers through her hair, lathering the shampoo into a thick white foam.
    • The molinillo was placed in the chocolate pot and agitated to form foam.
    • As a coffee shop, they offer all the extras you hope for, including lattes served in pre-warmed mugs decorated with thick drifts of creamy foam.
    • At the point where the waste water entered the brook, there is a thick layer of foam.
    • It's boiling over, and I rush over to sort it out, simultaneous covering the hob controls in sauce and washing up liquid foam.
    • There is so much foam and fizz you can't see the water for all that froth.
    • She massaged her shampoo into her hair and scalp until it created a thick, rich foam.
    • In his sleep he was home under a coconut tree on the Savannah or at Maracas Beach feeling bubbles of foam curling up between his toes.
    • Without warning, a mass of foam boiled to the surface just off the port bow.
    • The ragged line of white foam bubbled and surged before it's fading power was overtaken by the next wave.
    • Behind him, Tekan was quietly watching the water hit the side of the ship, before breaking into a multitude of bubbles and foam.
    • Waves cracked against the hull as the bow pushed through the icy foam, sending spray up across the deck.
    • Boiling also agitates the water, increasing the amount of foam.
    • The waves sank in a general rush of foam, and for a moment the liquid was still.
    • I went back into the bathroom and found the tub filled with pink foam bubbles.
    • We look at how we can extend the shelf life of beer and at improving foam - people equate freshness with a nice head of foam.
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    (detergent, chemical)
    espuma feminine
    contraceptive/shaving foam espuma espermicida/de afeitar
    • He said the foam had the consistency of shaving foam, but much smaller, and is entirely harmless.
    • But the cake, shaped like a Reese's cup with a liquid center and curry-touched foam, is pure yum.
    • They make a decent café au lait that's served in a glass and topped with a thick, lip-sticking foam.
    • They spread a thick layer of foam over the forecourt and the blazing vehicles and used water jets to cool gas cylinders in a nearby storage area.
    • DF200 can be deployed as a foam or liquid spray, with foam application being preferable in most instances.
    • Instead of old-fashioned, high-dose liquid, doctors inject foam directly in to the swollen vein.
    • The liquid foam expands very slowly and thus reduces the chance of damaging the wall from over-expanding.
    • Rio skidded out of the kitchen, face covered in strange, thick white foam.
    • She coughed and sputtered at the thick foam, and suddenly remembered something else.
    • Liquid foam is most often used in wall cavities or to seal air gaps in a home's envelope.
    • ‘I like the idea of putting in some of that exploding shaving foam so that when they opened up the capsule they would just get sprayed with foam,’ he said.
    • They spray foam on the fire, but even in this controlled situation, it's not easy to put out.
    • As the couple left the church with huge smiles across their faces they were greeted with showers of confetti and children blew foam bubbles.
    • Victims are sprayed with coloured foam and dragged off stage.
    • Doctor Mighty rolled over, grabbed one of the KryptoLites, and popped it open in a spray of foam.
    • You spray this foam on the handles of your current tools and then grip it as you would if using it in the garden.
    • He expelled a spray of fine white foam which almost extinguished the great log fire in the corner of the snug.
    • Speaking of which, please turn in all your unopened MRE's that have bubbles or are covered in foam.
    • Spray foam still has a share, and structural metal has gone beyond the metal building image to cover all types of structures.
    • For these, Baki lined an old grain bin on the property with insulating spray foam and installed a propane heater unit.
  • 3

    espuma feminine
    • A piece of dry foam rubber or foam plastic, rubbed over the garment, will usually take them off.
    • Plastic, foam or rubber thongs are completely casual, but can be worn off the beach nonetheless.
    • Once the rubber and mounting foam have been cut, the stamps are glued to a wooden mound and are ready to impress!
    • It'd be a good idea to back the rubbers up with some foam.
    • Hand-sand smaller or irregular areas with a rubber or foam sanding block.
    • Imagine if you will, a tennis player's sweatband, slightly bigger and thicker, made of foam with a shiny cover.
    • Fambeau's new SafeShot bow case has thick eggshell foam.
    • Utilizing two inch thick foam, you'll need to stack two pieces in the cavity to make up the necessary four inches of total thickness.
    • Thick foam, gel pads, and extra linen increase the distance between the patient and electrode and should not be used.
    • Upon opening the tin, I found the walls of the tin neatly lined with thick foam, with an indentation for the mouse pad.
    • Until the Columbia accident, the part was protected from ice buildup using thick sheets of foam.
    • Thick foam padding protects the guns and the tough nylon exterior makes for easy transportation.
    • Its molded plastic yoke, backed with thick foam padding, wraps around the shoulders and attaches to golf bags in one of two places.
    • The tank will no longer have thick foam insulation on the spot where it tore off Columbia at liftoff.
    • The pad is three inches thick, a third of which is closed-cell foam.
    • On top was a quarter-inch thick yellow urethane foam pad.
    • A very large piece of foam, the so-called PAL ramp foam, fell off the tank.
    • Second, firm closed-cell foam inside the belt is better than squishy foam because it rebounds better over time.
    • Opening the box, the first thing you will see is the card itself wrapped in a thick static protection bag and placed in shaped white foam.
    • Kachel said cast members do wear special kneepads made of foam compressed to a quarter-inch inch thick so as not to show under their unitards.

intransitive verb

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    (sea/waves) hacer espuma
    to foam at the mouth echar espuma por la boca
    • she was foaming at the mouth estaba que rabiaba
    • She saw the boats pulling away from the docks and the water foamed and bubbled beneath them.
    • The tub is slick, and with lots of slippery bubbles foaming up from the jets, you'd best watch your step.
    • Stir and set aside for 5 or 6 minutes, until mixture bubbles and foams.
    • A life that bubbled and foamed with excitement and humor.
    • He had never seen anything like it, this barrier of blue and white that boiled and roared and foamed before him, like a thing alive.
    • It has the insignia of Prydyn, the sea foaming around the sword, along with a heart.
    • It fizzed; it foamed; it had all the trappings of a real experiment.
    • An elderly man rolled up his trousers and paddled in the sea, chuckling as the water foamed and tickled at his ankles.
    • The mean person foams in the mouth, lolls around for 5 seconds, and passes out.
    • Add the olive oil to the pan and, when you can feel a good heat rising, slip in the butter and swirl it in the pan as it foams and melts.
    • Squirt a little bit of washing up liquid into the cup, fill again with hot water so that the detergent foams.
    • You spray it in a big gap, and it sort of foams up dramatically in order to fill said aperture.
    • I wasn't thrashing and foaming and squawking like the others.
    • And now the Thames, like the Tiber, is foaming with much blood.
    • The white-flecked ones, foaming as they crest, are the angrier-looking.
    • He's on his way out, and, rabid dog that he is, it's no great surprise he's going out foaming all the way.
    • Kneer said he looked out of his window Friday morning to see suds foaming over the bank.
    • He foamed and fulminated, raging against Temby and his excesses.
    • Rain foamed on the hotel's harbour side lawn and produced a bank of hanging mist opaque as hill fog.
    • However, as the water hit them, they emitted a terrible high-pitched screech and began to bubble, foam, and disintegrate on the spot.