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Definition of foam:

  1. The white substance, consisting of an aggregation of bubbles, which is formed on the surface of liquids, or in the mouth of an animal, by violent agitation or fermentation; froth; spume; scum; as, the foam of the sea.
  2. To cause to foam; as, to foam the goblet; also ( with out), to throw out with rage or violence, as foam.
  3. To form foam, or become filled with foam; - said of a steam boiler when the water is unduly agitated and frothy, as because of chemical action.
  4. To gather foam; to froth; as, the billows foam.

Synonyms:

fizz, head, coruscate, spark, fume, cream, anger, seethe, explode, spume, feelings, effervesce, solid, froth, form bubbles, blow up, yeast, bristle, burn, flare up, boil over, sparkle, rage, scintillate, suds, steam.

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