Synonyms for lather

Synonyms for (noun) lather

Synonyms: lather

Definition: the foam resulting from excessive sweating (as on a horse)

Similar words: foam, froth

Definition: a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid

Usage: the beer had a thick head of foam


Synonyms: soapsuds, lather, suds

Definition: the froth produced by soaps or detergents

Similar words: foam, froth

Definition: a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid

Usage: the beer had a thick head of foam


Synonyms: lather

Definition: a workman who puts up laths

Similar words: working man, working person, workingman, workman

Definition: an employee who performs manual or industrial labor


Synonyms: stew, swither, sweat, lather, fret

Definition: agitation resulting from active worry

Usage: don't get in a stew; he's in a sweat about exams

Similar words: agitation

Definition: a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance

Synonyms for (verb) lather

Synonyms: soap, lather

Definition: rub soap all over, usually with the purpose of cleaning

Similar words: clean, cleanse

Definition: clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing

Usage: clean up before you see your grandparents; clean your fingernails before dinner


Synonyms: lather

Definition: exude sweat or lather

Usage: this unfit horse lathers easily

Similar words: froth

Definition: exude or expel foam

Usage: the angry man was frothing at the mouth


Synonyms: lather

Definition: form a lather

Usage: The shaving cream lathered

Similar words: effervesce, sparkle, froth, foam, form bubbles, fizz

Definition: become bubbly or frothy or foaming

Usage: The boiling soup was frothing; The river was foaming; Sparkling water


Synonyms: slash, welt, whip, lash, lather, strap, trounce, flog

Definition: beat severely with a whip or rod

Usage: The teacher often flogged the students; The children were severely trounced

Similar words: work over, beat, beat up

Definition: give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression

Usage: Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night; The teacher used to beat the students