March 28, 2018
Learner's Word of the Day
slather /ˈslæðɚ/ verb
slather
/ˈslæðɚ/
verb

slathers; slathered; slathering

The ribs are slathered with sauce.
The ribs are slathered with sauce.
Learner's definition of SLATHER

[+ object]

: to cover (something) with a thick layer of a liquid, cream, etc.

  • We ate lobster slathered with/in butter.

  • She slathered her skin with sunscreen. = She slathered sunscreen on her skin.

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