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soapsuds

[ sohp-suhdz ]
/ ˈsoʊpˌsʌdz /
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noun (used with a plural verb)

suds made with water and soap.

RELATED WORDS

froth, yeast, foam, head, spume, suds, soap, cream, lather, rapid, rapids, spray, surf, spindrift, spoondrift

Nearby words

soaper, soapfish, soapie, soapolallie, soapstone, soapsuds, soapwort, soapy, soar, soaraway, soares

Origin of soapsuds

First recorded in 1605–15; soap + suds
Related formssoap·suds·y, adjective
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soapsuds

/ (ˈsəʊpˌsʌdz) /

pl n

foam or lather made from soap
Derived Formssoapsudsy, adjective
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