Definición de spume en inglés:

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spume

Pronunciación: /spjuːm/
literary

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Froth or foam, especially that found on waves: the spume of the white-capped waves
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Today, the waves are no more than white flecks of spume, gently nudging their way to shore.
  • The late winter sun was shining brightly and big waves hurled themselves against the rocks, sending sheets of white spume up along the cliffs.
  • Beyond them a tail of white spume rose into the air as the river cascaded over jutting black rocks.
Sinónimos

verbo

[no object]
Form or produce a mass of froth or foam: water was spuming under the mill
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It was a cold, clear night and the sea was beginning to fret, spuming over the harbour walls.
  • Lightening crashed, thunder rolled, ash and molten lava spumed from the mountains.

Derivados

spumous

adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The mood is perfect for damp blustery walks along the spumous edge of the thundering waters, and strolls through the Oakwood Cemetery.
  • The fierce rollers of the spumous sea broke and recoiled, foaming upon the sandy beach.

spumy

adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Photographs of a spumy coastline are separated by a horizontal strip of images taken of the artist's crisp shadow on the sunny beach.

Origen

Late Middle English: from Old French (e)spume or Latin spuma.

Palabras que riman con spume

abloom, assume, backroom, bloom, Blum, boom, broom, brume, combe, consume, doom, entomb, exhume, flume, foredoom, fume, gloom, Hume, illume, inhume, Khartoum, khoum, loom, neume, perfume, plume, presume, resume, rheum, room, subsume, tomb, vroom, whom, womb, zoom
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