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foam

1. noun on liquid 2. noun for cleaning, extinguishing fires etc 3. noun thick fabric4. noun bubbly saliva 5. verb produce bubbles6. verb be angry
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1 noun on liquid cúr masc1  c m uthere's foam on the surface of the river tá cúr ar an abhainnthe pint had a fine head of foam bhí cúr breá ar an bpiontathe sink is full of foam tá an doirteal lán sobail 2 noun for cleaning, extinguishing fires etc cúr masc1  c m ubath foam sobal folcthavanishing foam cúr neamhbhuan
modifiercúir
foam cleaner glantóir cúir
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3 noun thick fabriccúr masc1  c m upolyurethane foam cúr polúireatáinplastic foam cúr plaisteach
modifiercúir
foam mattress tocht cúir
4 noun bubbly saliva cúr masc1  c m uhe had foam coming from his mouth bhí cúr lena bhéal 5 verb produce bubbles INTRANSITIVEwater foams more if it's clean bíonn níos mó cúir ar uisce má bhíonn sé glanthe sea foams during a storm tagann cúr ar an bhfarraige nuair a bhíonn stoirm annthe water foamed over the rocks bhí cúr leis an uisce ag dul thar na carraigeacha 6 verb be angry informal INTRANSITIVEbheith ar builebheith ar mirebheith le ceangalhe was foaming with rage over the price bhí sé le ceangal faoin bpraghas
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to foam at the mouth

1 produce saliva she was foaming at the mouth bhí cúr lena béal 2 be angry informalbheith ar builebheith ar mirebheith le ceangalthey're foaming at the mouth over the decision tá siad ar buile faoin gcinneadh