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  Words related to lather

Related / Similar Words: soapsuds, suds, fret, stew, sweat, swither, soap, flog, welt, whip, lash, slash, strap, trounce

 

Definition:
  • the foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse);
  • the froth produced by soaps or detergents;
  • a workman who puts up laths;
  • agitation resulting from active worry; "don''t get in a stew"; "he''s in a sweat about exams";
  • rub soap all over, usually with the purpose of cleaning;
  • form a lather; "The shaving cream lathered";
  • cover with soap; "lather your body when you shower";
  • beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced";

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    Hyponyms: shaving cream, shaving soap, flagellate, scourge, horsewhip, switch, cowhide, cat, birch

     

    Entailments: wash, lave

     

    Derivational Morphology: soap, froth, spume, suds, grizzle, brood, stew, fuss, niggle, fret, soapsuds, beating, thrashing, licking, drubbing, lacing, trouncing, whacking, strap, whip, lash, whiplash, thong, switcher, whipper, whipping, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation, wale, welt, weal, wheal

     

    Anagrams: halter

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: sapunica and sapunjati   Catalan: ensabonar and sabonera  
    Chinese: 泡沫儿   Croatian: sapunica and sapunjati  
    Dutch: inzepen and zeepsop   Finnish: saippuavaahto  
    French: mousse de savon and savoner   Galician: escuma, espuma  
    German: einschäumen and Seifenschaum   Hungarian: szappanhab  
    Italian: insaponare and schiuma di sapone   Korean: 비누  
    Malayalam: പത   Polish: mydlić and piana mydlana  
    Portuguese: ensaboar and espuma de sabão   Russian: мылить and мыльная пена  
    Spanish: enjabonar and espuma de jabón   Telugu: నురగ  
    Turkish: sabun köpürmek and sabunlamak   Welsh: seboni and trochion  
     
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