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lather

US [ˈlæðər]
UK [ˈlɑːðə(r)]
  • v.给…涂上皂沫;用皂沫覆盖;产生泡沫;起泡沫
  • n.(皂液的)泡沫;皂沫
  • Web肥皂泡;肥皂泡沫;涂以肥皂泡
Simple Present:lathers  Present Participle:lathering  Past Tense:lathered  
lather
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n.
1.
[u][sing]
(皂液的)泡沫;皂沫a white mass of small bubbles that is produced by mixing soap with water
IDM
get into a lather|work yourself into a lather
(informal)
(尤指不必要地)焦躁不安,发怒to get anxious or angry about sth, especially when it is not necessary
in a lather
(informal)
紧张;愤怒;激动in a nervous, angry or excited state
v.
1.
[t]
~ sth
给…涂上皂沫;用皂沫覆盖to cover sth with lather
I lathered my face and started to shave.
我往脸上涂了皂沫,然后开始刮胡子。
2.
[i]
产生泡沫;起泡沫to produce lather
Soap does not lather well in hard water.
肥皂在硬水中起不了多少泡沫。

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