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Parrots, tortoises and redwoods live a longer life than men do; Men a longer life than dogs do; Dogs a longer life than love does.
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English

Adjective

foamy (comparative foamier, superlative foamiest)

Positive
foamy

Comparative
foamier

Superlative
foamiest

  1. Full of foam.
    He jumped overboard into the foamy waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

Quotations

  • 1715–1720:Tlepolemus, the sun of Hercules, / Led nine swift vessels through the foamy seas — Alexander Pope, The Iliad
  • 1831: For busy thoughts the Stream flowed on / In foamy agitation — William Wordsworth, Yarrow Revisited.

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