There are 2 translations of lather in Spanish:

lather1

Pronunciation: /ˈlæðər; ˈlɑːðə(r)/

n

(no pl)
  • 1.1 (from soap) espuma (f) work the shampoo into a lather aplique el champú y frote or masajee hasta que haga espuma
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    • Almost 60 per cent of water was wasted in washing of excess lather from the clothes.
    • He got the soap and began rubbing lather over her back.
    • I lather up soap in the shower and shave my head using that soap lather.
    1.2 (sweat) sudor (m) the horses were in a lather los caballos estaban cubiertos or empapados de sudor to be in a lather (about sth) [colloquial/familiar] echar humo por las orejas (por algo) [familiar/colloquial] to get into a lather (about sth) [colloquial/familiar] ponerse* histérico (por algo) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • White lather covered the horses' flanks and shoulders, but they tossed their heads energetically, eager to run so hard again - running was such fun for them!
    • Meadow's coat was a dull grey, covered with sweat, lather and blood.
    • Their steeds were coated in lather, after their wild run weaving between the tall ancient trees of Nevermore's forest.

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adj
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There are 2 translations of lather in Spanish:

lather2

vt

  • [face/hair/body] enjabonar
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    • Slowly, she lathered her body with the softly scented soap, watching as the water washed it away in rivulets down her arms.
    • Jess stepped into the shower and went straight for the soap, beginning to lather it over her body; a feeling of cleanliness washed over her almost immediately.
    • She grabbed the soap cake and began lathering it over her body.

vi

  • [soap/detergent] hacer* espuma
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    • Remove shower cap and work copious amounts of shampoo through your hair before wetting, then lather well.
    • When heated and rubbed on gold, it lathers and removes dirt.
    • It smells good but doesn't lather thickly.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.