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Spume from the crested breakers at her wallowing bow salted the rain on his dripping face.
Away to the west a few miles distant a fierce wind was blowing snow like fine spume over the brink of the cliffs.
His jewels glimmered for a moment, his dog ran low, struggling with difficulty through the spume of cloud.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
The tang of the sea spume, of the salt-laden spray was on our lips; the songs of youth were in our hearts.
THE PIRATE OF PANAMAWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
Ahead, tossing a mane of smoke and a spume of spark, reveled the demoniac spirit of Fire.
A PAGAN OF THE HILLSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
A gust of wind and a flurry of spume entered, striking him in the face like a cold plunge.
On these wooden rejectamenta "a certaine spume or froth" grows, according to Gerard.
This spume "in time breedeth unto certaine shels, in shape like those of the muskle, but sharper pointed, and of a whitish color."
She rocked and jumped, and the spume flew over her gunwale in an intermittent shower.
WYN'S CAMPING DAYSAMY BELL MARLOWE
At last she got out of reach of the angry gray water, though spume still deluged her.

WORDS RELATED TO SPUME

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lackadaisicaladjective | [lak-uh-dey-zi-kuhl ]SEE DEFINITION