(Master). “A foolish gentleman” in Measure for
A pompous coxcomb in The Double Dealer, by Congreve.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
More on Froth from Fact Monster:
- froth-flotation process - froth-flotation process: froth-flotation process: see flotation process.
- flotation process - flotation process flotation process, in mineral treatment and mining, process for concentrating the ...
- lava - lava lava , molten rock that erupts on the earth's surface, either on land or under the ocean, ...
- pumice - pumice pumice , volcanic glass formed by the solidification of lava that is permeated with gas ...
- cyanide - cyanide cyanide , chemical compound containing the cyano group, -CN. Cyanides are salts or esters ...