There are 2 translations of foam in Spanish:

foam1

Pronunciation: /fəʊm/

n

  • 1.1 u (natural) espuma (f)
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    • She poured a dollop into her hands and raked her fingers through her hair, lathering the shampoo into a thick white foam.
    • The molinillo was placed in the chocolate pot and agitated to form foam.
    • As a coffee shop, they offer all the extras you hope for, including lattes served in pre-warmed mugs decorated with thick drifts of creamy foam.
    1.2 u c (detergent, chemical) espuma (f) contraceptive/shaving foam espuma espermicida/de afeitar (before n) foam bath espuma (f) de baño foam insulation espuma (f) aislante
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    • He said the foam had the consistency of shaving foam, but much smaller, and is entirely harmless.
    • But the cake, shaped like a Reese's cup with a liquid center and curry-touched foam, is pure yum.
    • They make a decent café au lait that's served in a glass and topped with a thick, lip-sticking foam.
    1.3 u (padding) espuma (f)
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    • A piece of dry foam rubber or foam plastic, rubbed over the garment, will usually take them off.
    • Plastic, foam or rubber thongs are completely casual, but can be worn off the beach nonetheless.
    • Once the rubber and mounting foam have been cut, the stamps are glued to a wooden mound and are ready to impress!

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adj
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There are 2 translations of foam in Spanish:

foam2

vi

  • [sea/waves] hacer* espuma to foam at the mouth [animal] echar espuma por la boca she was foaming at the mouth estaba que rabiaba
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    • She saw the boats pulling away from the docks and the water foamed and bubbled beneath them.
    • The tub is slick, and with lots of slippery bubbles foaming up from the jets, you'd best watch your step.
    • Stir and set aside for 5 or 6 minutes, until mixture bubbles and foams.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.