latherer
noun see lather II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • latherer — See lather. * * * …   Universalium

  • latherer — lath·er·er …   English syllables

  • latherer — ˈlathərə(r), ȧth noun ( s) : one that lathers …   Useful english dictionary

  • lather — I. noun Etymology: Middle English *lather, from Old English lēathor; akin to Latin lavere to wash more at lye Date: before 12th century 1. a. a foam or froth formed when a detergent (as soap) is agitated in water b. foam or froth from profuse… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lather — lather1 latherer, n. /ladh euhr/, n. 1. foam or froth made by a detergent, esp. soap, when stirred or rubbed in water, as by a brush used in shaving or by hands in washing. 2. foam or froth formed in profuse sweating, as on a horse. 3. Informal.… …   Universalium

  • lather — I. /ˈlæðə / (say ladhuh) noun 1. foam or froth made from soap moistened with water, as by a brush for shaving. 2. foam or froth formed in profuse sweating, as of a horse. –verb (i) 3. to form a lather, as soap. 4. to become covered with lather,… …   Australian English dictionary

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