from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. With foam.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. With foam; frothily.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With foam; frothily.


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

foaming +‎ -ly


  • Assuming they don't go so completely, mouth-foamingly, batshit insane over the next four years that their party disintegrates like the Whigs and Federalists before them, of course.

    Coleman Camp: The Missing Ballots Don't Exist; Officials: Yes, They Do

  • The message is beneath contempt, and is a sort of demagoguery-lite intended to keep the Newtmeister's stock as high as he can manage among the foamingly self-righteous and the devoutly, proudly stupid.

    Ellis Weiner: The Shock of the Newt

  • There you are, helpless and foamingly nuts, unable to act or think properly until you can fight free from this hibernation ...

    Truth Is Stronger Than Fiction

  • Force of police arriving, he recognized in them the conspirators, and laid about him hoarsely, fiercely, staringly, convulsively, foamingly.

    Our Mutual Friend

  • Rushes foamingly forth from the heart of the gloom.

    The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886

  • At last they were on their return, and were all grouped together on a little bluff, watching the water pour foamingly through a narrow gorge.

    Taken Alive

  • Aye, I widowed that poor girl when I married her, Starbuck; and then, the madness, the frenzy, the boiling blood and the smoking brow, with which, for a thousand lowerings old Ahab has furiously, foamingly chased his prey -- more a demon than a man!

    Moby-Dick, or, The Whale

  • Viciously foamingly - he knows no other style - Krugman attacked Republicans for daring to suggest that continuing to pay people unemployment relief was a disincentive for them them to seek new work. | Top Stories

  • Let's say that their featured national "commentary" columnists ran ideologically from foamingly right-wing to crank-theocratic, with an occasional dollop of tepid centrism to dilute the toxic brew.


  • Ever since, the tide of republicanism has flowed now and then, never more foamingly than a dozen years ago when the Queen took fright and left Balmoral to make her TV address about Diana.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.