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lather

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Ideas lose themselves as quickly as quail, and one must wing them the minute they rise out of the grass, or they are gone.
Thomas F. Kennedy
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Etymology

Old English lauþr (foam), from Proto-Germanic *lauþran (compare Old Norse lauðr), from Proto-Indo-European *loutrom (compare Latin lavo), from Proto-Indo-European *lou- (to wash).

Noun

Singular
lather

Plural
-

lather (-)
  1. The foam made by rapidly stirring soap and water.

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Verb

Infinitive
to lather

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to lather (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To cover with lather.

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