1. [syn: bubbling, bubbly, foaming, foamy, frothy, effervescing, spumy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Spumous \Spum"ous\ (sp[=u]m"[u^]s), Spumy \Spum"y\
(sp[=u]m"[y^]), a. [L. spumosus, fr. spuma foam: cf. F.
Consisting of, containing, or covered with, froth, scum, or
foam; frothy; foamy.
The spumous and florid state of the blood. --Arbuthnot.
The spumy waves proclaim the watery war. --Dryden.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or
fermentation; "bubbling champagne"; "foamy (or frothy)
beer" [syn: bubbling, bubbly, foaming, foamy,
frothy, effervescing, spumy]