[foh-mee] /ˈfoʊ mi/
adjective, foamier, foamiest.
covered with or full of .
consisting of .
pertaining to .
adjective foamier, foamiest
of, resembling, consisting of, or covered with foam
Old English faemig; see foam (n.) + -y (2). Related: Foaminess.
- Foamy virus
foamy virus foam·y virus (fō’mē) n. Any of the various retroviruses found in primates and other mammals and characterized by the lacelike changes they cause in monkey kidney cells.
[fob] /fɒb/ noun 1. a small pocket just below the waistline in trousers for a watch, keys, change, etc. Compare . 2. a short chain or ribbon, usually with a medallion or similar ornament, attached to a watch and worn hanging from a pocket. 3. the medallion or ornament itself. [fob] /fɒb/ verb (used with […]
Commerce. 1. free on board: without charge to the buyer for goods placed on board a carrier at the point of shipment: automobiles shipped f.o.b. Detroit. abbreviation 1. free on board free on board
[fob] /fɒb/ verb (used with object), fobbed, fobbing. 1. Archaic. to cheat; deceive. Verb phrases 2. fob off, /fɒb/ noun 1. a chain or ribbon by which a pocket watch is attached to a waistcoat 2. any ornament hung on such a chain 3. a small pocket in a man’s waistcoat, for holding a watch […]