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  • n. Plural form of foaming.

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Examples

  • The unhinged malevolence over Cast Lead can no longer be brushed off as the foamings of the far-left and its acolytes in the media, NGOs and fashionable society.

    It's déjà vu all over again

  • The unhinged malevolence over Cast Lead can no longer be brushed off as the foamings of ...

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • 'The unhinged malevolence over Cast Lead can no longer be brushed off as the foamings of the far-left and its acolytes in the media, NGOs and fashionable society'.???

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • I would like my great-grandkids to live to see the denialists archived in Wikipedia, their scribblings and foamings, their pseudo-science and conspirazoid thinking, preserved only there and in yellowing pamphlets and long-defunct blogsites, more grist for the mill of historians of anti-ideas and ideologically-driven fads.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • We knew all its sounds and voices, its tumblings and foamings, its unnecessary splashing against the bridges; that self-conscious chatter when there were hills to look on; the affected dignity of its speech when it passed through the little towns, far too important to laugh; and all these faint, sweet whisperings when the sun caught it fairly in some slow curve and poured down upon it till the steam rose.

    Famous Modern Ghost Stories

  • Horrible jagged rocks, and sinister swirlings and foamings of the sea, seem to forbid the approach to them.

    Rambles Beyond Railways; or, Notes in Cornwall taken A-foot

  • A little background: The mainstream media has recently been foaming all over itself about “plug-in hybrids, †a new category ofsomeday cars that has replaced the hydrogen fuel-cell cars that were to happensomeday in the foamings of a few years ago.

    Automotive News Blog at CARandDRIVER.com - Car News Resource

  • The truculence of Sludge is not without warrant; it is indeed no other than the truculence of Robert Browning, “shaking his mane,” as Dante Rossetti described him in his outbreaks against the spiritualists, “with occasional foamings at the mouth.” [

    Robert Browning

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