verb (used with object)
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Idioms for soap
Origin of soap
OTHER WORDS FROM soapsoapless, adjectivesoaplike, adjectiveo·ver·soap, verb (used with object)un·soaped, adjective
Words nearby soap
Example sentences from the Web for soap
She said there are schools with windows that won’t open, without soap in the restrooms and where ventilation systems are out of date.In Connecticut, Miguel Cardona led a full-court press for schools to reopen|Laura Meckler, Nick Anderson|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
People also need access to things like clean water, soap, and fresh underwear to confidently get through their day-to-day life while on their period.What we can learn from Scotland’s free period products|Sara Kiley Watson|December 10, 2020|Popular Science
Businesses provide soap, paper towels, water, and toilet paper to customers and employees who use their restrooms without charge—and without second thought.Why business must help end ‘period poverty’ for women in America|jakemeth|December 10, 2020|Fortune
Plus, it’s harder to obtain basic necessities like soap or masks and on-site testing is still hard to come by.Morning Report: Why COVID Is Coursing Through Local Jails|Voice of San Diego|December 2, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Experts have also heard reports about difficulties accessing things like masks or soap in various facilities, or that sometimes staff members don’t always use masks while interacting with those detained.San Diego’s Many Jail Outbreaks Have These Factors in Common|Maya Srikrishnan|December 2, 2020|Voice of San Diego
It was a Senate floor soap opera over none other than a soap-opera producer.
White King Soap sponsored the show on the West Coast, and Beech-Nut Gum in the East.
It is impossible to talk about Dr. Strange without mentioning soap, apple juice, and suicide.
And just this week, reports surfaced that the regime recently executed 10 party officials for watching South Korean soap operas.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like the soap operas of yore, Marvel has replaced major and minor characters in their films as necessary.The Coming Civil War: Iron Man Vs. Captain America 3|Rich Goldstein|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Why use dangerous cosmetics when Jones' soap retains youth and health for the complexion, and fosters the development of beauty?The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Why, he ordered his chamber-maid to bring him some soap and warm water, that he might wash the sour krout off his hands.
Or turn from the gray officials to the purple citizens of the soap bubble commonwealth of socialism.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
She peered around the room for the last time, and then dropped two small clean towels and a cake of soap into the bag.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
I ordered lukewarm baths, frequent fomentations, and the use of oil and soap, applied externally and rubbed into the body.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
British Dictionary definitions for soap
- to flatter or talk persuasively to
- US and Canadian to bribe
Derived forms of soapsoapless, adjectivesoaplike, adjective
Word Origin for soap
Medical definitions for soap
Other words from soapsoap v.
Scientific definitions for soap
Idioms and Phrases with soap
In addition to the idiom beginning with soap
- soap opera
- no dice (soap)
- on one's soapbox
- soft soap