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soaper

[soh-per]
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noun Slang.
  1. soap opera.

Origin of soaper

First recorded in 1945–50; soap (opera) + -er1
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Examples from the Web for soaper

Historical Examples

  • "I will try—and not deserve it, Mr. Soaper," was the prompt reply.

    Peg Woffington

    Charles Reade

  • Mr. Soaper lingered one moment to say: "You shall always have my good word, Mr. Triplet."

    Peg Woffington

    Charles Reade

  • And when Snarl and Soaper sit on your next play, they won't forget the lesson you have given them.

    Peg Woffington

    Charles Reade