noun (used with a plural verb)

suds made with water and soap.

Origin of soapsuds

First recorded in 1605–15; soap + suds
Related formssoap·suds·y, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for soapsuds

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

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British Dictionary definitions for soapsuds


pl n

foam or lather made from soap
Derived Formssoapsudsy, adjective
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