lathery lathery

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling lather or covered with lather

Usage(s):

  1. Next week a frustrated soap-opera character will have the dubious distinction of turning up in two lathery melodramas at the same time.
  2. A rich lawyer picks her up with his big car one night and performs titillating lathery rites with her in his fancy bathroom.
  3. With a few exceptions like La Bibbia, Italy's fumetti are sentimental soap-opera plots, as pure as they are lathery.
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