Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of foam.

Etymologies

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foam + -eth

Examples

  • And, lo, a spirit taketh him, and he suddenly crieth out; and it teareth him that he foameth again, and bruising him hardly departeth from him.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And wheresoever he taketh him, he teareth him: and he foameth, and gnasheth with his teeth, and pineth away: and I spake to thy disciples that they should cast him out; and they could not.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • A small matter if the rough wave foameth and angrily resisteth its keel!

    Thus spake Zarathustra; A book for all and none

  • And one of the multitude answered and said, Master, I have brought unto thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit; and wheresoever he taketh him, he teareth him; and he foameth, and gnasheth with his teeth, and pineth away: and I spake to thy disciples that they should cast him out; and they could not.

    Mark 9.

  • And, lo, a spirit taketh him, and he suddenly crieth out; and it teareth him that he foameth again, and bruising him, hardly departeth from him.

    Luke 9.

  • And one of the multitude answered and said, "Master, I have brought unto thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit; and wheresoever he taketh him he teareth him: and he foameth, and gnasheth with his teeth, and pineth away: and I spake to thy disciples that they should cast him out; and they could not."

    Jesus of Nazareth, A Biography, by John Mark

  • And lo, a spirit seizeth him, and he suddenly crieth out, and he throweth him down and teareth him, so that he foameth; and bruising him, he hardly departeth from him.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 49: Luke The Challoner Revision

  • Who, wheresoever he taketh him, dasheth him: and he foameth and gnasheth with the teeth and pineth away.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 48: Mark The Challoner Revision

  • A young man is possessed of a spirit "who, wheresoever he taketh him, dasheth him, and he foameth, and gnasheth with his teeth, and pineth away, ... and oftentimes hath he [the spirit] cast him into the fire and into waters to destroy him" (Mark, ix, 17, 21).

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • [8] For in the hand of Jehovah there is a cup, and the wine foameth; 9

    LXXV. Book III

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