Definition of lathery in US English:



  • See lather

    • ‘The thickened root, a rhizome, can be beaten into a lathery pulp which can be used for soap and shampoo.’
    • ‘They are vey lathery and the high content of oils makes them suitable for sensitive skins.’
    • ‘I like shampoo - it cleans my hair, smells good and lathery things are always fine by me.’
    • ‘This lathery and luxurious 8 oz. bottle of shower gel is sure to help cleanse and nourish your skin.’
    • ‘Forget the skin drying messiness of foams and lathery gels and the nicks, cuts, shave bumps and irritation.’