Origin of lather1
OTHER WORDS FROM latherlath·er·er, nounun·lath·ered, adjective
Words nearby lather
Other definitions for lather (2 of 2)
How to use lather in a sentence
Work the lather through the brush hairs then rinse well, squeeze out the remaining water and allow to air-dry.
One of the first, UVeBand, tracks how well your sunscreen is performing—and pings you when its time to lather up again.Sunny Smartwatches, Bags, and iGrills: This Summer’s Must-Have Tech|Charlotte Lytton|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a boy, I watched my grandfather create a froth of lather in that cup, and shave himself with a straight razor.
That only makes more mysterious the lather he can work himself into whenever he talks about these issues on air today.Al Sharpton’s Past Ties to Vote Fraud Taint His Fulminating|Wayne Barrett|December 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Working the gossips of UrbanBaby into a lather is a low bar; losing them lower still.What's Really Behind the Prep-School Mom's Twitter Meltdown|Nick Summers|April 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
But is the press getting itself worked into a lather over what Barbour did and thought when he was a teenager?
Have ready in a wash-kettle, a strong cold lather of clear water and white Castile soap.
Make a lather of white soap and cold water, and put it into a saucepan.
The next moment his head, under the energetic manipulation of the operator, was a creamy mass of lather.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng
A good lather is applied all over the body with good friction by the means of a shampoo brush and soap.The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler
Williams turned up with "Pussy" in a lather, having been hunting for me all round Pretoria.In the Ranks of the C.I.V.|Erskine Childers
British Dictionary definitions for lather
Derived forms of latherlathery, adjective
Word Origin for lather
Other Idioms and Phrases with lather
see in a lather.