a preparation, as of soap and free fatty acid, that is lathered and applied to the face to soften and condition the beard for shaving.
noun, Carpentry. 1. a trestle for supporting and steadying a piece of work being shaved.
noun 1. a special soap for lathering the face to soften and condition the beard for shaving, capable of producing a thick lather due to its high fat content and low alkalinity.
(“Seraiah,” 2 Sam. 8:17; “Shisha,” 1 Kings 4:3), one of David’s secretaries (1 Chr. 18:16).
noun, Judaism. 1. a festival, celebrated on the sixth and seventh days of Sivan by Orthodox and Conservative Jews outside Israel but only on the sixth day by Reform Jews and Jews in Israel, that commemorates God’s giving of the Ten Commandments to Moses. noun 1. the Hebrew name for Pentecost (sense 2)