HyperDic: lather

English > 8 senses of the word lather:
NOUNobjectlather, soapsuds, sudsthe froth produced by soaps or detergents
statelather, fret, stew, sweat, switheragitation resulting from active worry
person lathera workman who puts up laths
objectlatherthe foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse)
VERBcontactlather, flog, welt, whip, lash, slash, strap, trouncebeat severely with a whip or rod
changelatherform a lather
bodylatherexude sweat or lather
bodylather, soaprub soap all over, usually with the purpose of cleaning
lather > pronunciation
Soundslae'dher
Rhymesaltogether ... zither: 43 rhymes with dher...
English > lather: 8 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningThe froth produced by soaps or detergents.
Synonymssoapsuds, suds
Narrowershaving cream, shaving soaptoiletry consisting of a preparation of soap and fatty acids that forms a rich lather for softening the beard before shaving
Broaderfoam, frothA mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid / liquid
Spanishbálago, espuma, jabonadura
Catalansabonera
Adjectiveslatheryresembling lather / lather or covered with lather / lather
Verbslatherrub soap all over, usually with the purpose of cleaning
latherform a lather
English > lather: 8 senses > noun 2, state
Meaningagitation resulting from active worry.
Synonymsfret, stew, sweat, swither
BroaderagitationA mental state of extreme / extreme emotional disturbance
Spanishinquietud, intranquilidad, malestar, preocupación
Catalaninquietud, intranquilitat, malestar, preocupació
English > lather: 8 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA workman who puts up laths.
Broaderworkman, workingman, working man, working personAn employee who performs manual or industrial labor
Spanishtornerno, tornero
English > lather: 8 senses > noun 4, object
MeaningThe foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse).
Broaderfoam, frothA mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid / liquid
Adjectiveslatheryresembling lather / lather or covered with lather / lather
Verbslatherrub soap all over, usually with the purpose of cleaning
latherform a lather
English > lather: 8 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningBeat severely with a whip or rod.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThey want to lather the prisoners
Synonymsflog, welt, whip, lash, slash, strap, trounce
NarrowerbirchWhip with a birch twig
catBeat with a cat-o'-nine-tails
cowhideflog with a cowhide
flagellate, scourgeWhip
horsewhipWhip with a whip intended for horses
leatherWhip with a leather strap
switchflog with or as if with a flexible rod
Broaderbeat, beat up, work overGive a beating to
Spanishazotar, flagelar, fustigar
Catalanassotar, fuetejar, fustigar
English > lather: 8 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningform a lather.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"The shaving cream lathered"
Broaderfoam, froth, fizz, effervesce, sparkle, form bubblesBecome bubbly or frothy or foaming
Catalanensabonar
Nounslatherthe froth produced by soaps or detergents
latherthe foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse)
English > lather: 8 senses > verb 3, body
MeaningExude sweat or lather.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"this unfit horse lathers easily"
BroaderfrothExude or expel foam
English > lather: 8 senses > verb 4, body
Meaningrub soap all over, usually with the purpose of cleaning.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelDid he lather his foot?
Synonymsoap
Entailswash, lavecleanse (one's body) with soap and water
Broadercleanse, cleanclean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
Spanishenjabonarse, enjabonar, jabonarse, jabonar
Catalanensabonar-se, ensabonar
Nounslatherthe froth produced by soaps or detergents
latherthe foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse)

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