- The definition of frothy is someone or something that is light and bubbly.
An example of frothy is a blended coffee drink with lots of whipped cream on the top.
A cup of coffee topped with frothy milk.Licensed from iStockPhoto
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adjective froth·i·er, froth·i·est
- Made of, covered with, or resembling froth; foamy.
- Playfully frivolous in character or content: a frothy French farce.
- frothˈi·ly adverb
- frothˈi·ness noun