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2 entries found for lather.
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Main Entry: 1lath·er
Pronunciation: primarystresslath-schwar
Function: noun
1 a : foam formed when a detergent (as soap) is stirred or shaken in water b : foam from sweating (as on a horse)
2 : a highly nervous or excited state : DITHER <worked himself into a lather>

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