Usage examples for foamy

  1. " Think of going all the way to India just to plunge your arms into the spooky, foamy Ganges and 'make a wish'! – Little Eve Edgarton by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  2. These were beaten up with sugar into a foamy mixture, pink, purple, and yellow, according to the colour of the berries, which tasted good and looked pretty. – Kalitan, Our Little Alaskan Cousin by Mary F. Nixon-Roulet
  3. Mix the soda with the milk- enough to make it foamy, but no more. – Dishes & Beverages of the Old South by Martha McCulloch Williams
  4. A river she sees flow, with foamy fall, from Valfather's pledge. – The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson by Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
  5. The waist was full of foamy water that roared and surged and washed everything movable about. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  6. Others, rolling back in the torrent of the tide, engaged in a ceaseless, grotesque frolic with the foamy waters. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
  7. Bid thou my warriors after my funeral pyre Build me a burial- cairn high on the sea- cliff's head; It shall for memory tower up on Hronesness, So that the seafarers Beowulf's Barrow Henceforth shall name it, they who drive far and wide Over the mighty flood their foamy keels. – Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race by Maud Isabel Ebbutt
  8. He slowly descended to the foot of the hill, and seated himself beside a stream that was rushing over rugged stones with a foamy murmur. – Tales From the 'Phantasus', etc. of Ludwig Tieck by Ludwig Tieck
  9. Streams of various sizes ran into it, and one of them came plunging over the edge of a perpendicular rock, in a foamy, feathery waterfall. – The Red Mustang by William O. Stoddard
  10. The tall meadow- sweet was in bud along the tiny beach and we walked knee- deep among it, watching the foamy race of the ripples and the whitening of the willows on the far shore. – The White Peacock by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
  11. Then went over the sea- waves, Hurried by the wind, The ship with foamy neck, Most like a sea- fowl, Till about one hour Of the second day The curved prow Had passed onward So that the sailors The land saw, The shore- cliffs shining, Mountains steep, And broad sea- noses. – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  12. The brick's all foamy now ... – Barks and Purrs by Colette Willy, aka Colette Translated by Maire Kelly
  13. The grass on the canal embankments was already turning green, the ducks going in pairs rocked themselves on the wavelets, and great foamy shimmering slabs of melting ice floated to annihilation. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  14. As the peace- making tide gradually drifted their boats asunder, their anger rose, and they danced back and forth and hurled opprobrium with a foamy volubility that quite left my powers of comprehension behind. – Venetian Life by W. D. Howells
  15. From his throat, contracted by pain, several drops of gall had fallen, mixed with foamy and bloody saliva. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  16. It struck the breaker's foamy track,- Majestic wave on wave uphurl'd, Went grandly toppling, tumbling back, As loath to flood the world. – The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886 by Ministry of Education
  17. After several moments of blissful anguish of indecision, Sylvia decided on a peach ice- cream soda, and thereafter was nothing but sense of taste as she ecstatically drew through a straw the syrupy, foamy draught of nectar. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  18. Beauteous in the foamy laughter Bubbling round her shrinking waist, Lo! – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  19. No. 215 was immediately turned in the direction of the busy No. 129, when the interest of its officers was aroused by a little foamy fountain of spray moving in the water slightly forward of its port beam. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick