American English

Definition of frothy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    jump to other results
  1. 1(of liquids) having a mass of small bubbles on the surface frothy coffee a frothy mixture of eggs and milk Add the eggs and beat until frothy.
  2. 2seeming attractive and enjoyable but having no real value frothy romantic novels
  3. 3(of clothes or cloth) light and delicate a frothy pink dress
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: frothy