adjective, soap·i·er, soap·i·est.
Examples from the Web for soapy
The characters in Pitch Dark can seem plucked from this soapy version of reality.
There is a steady flow of bowls of warm water, soapy and clear, delivered by a stream of helpers.
I stroke his muscles with a soapy washcloth, picking out the embedded flecks of glass with my fingernails.
The story is more rich and complicated than the trailers give away without any soapy melodrama.
There's no doubt that ABC's The Bachelor and The Bachelorette are addictive, soapy fun.
Soapy's eyes grew narrower, and the pendent cigarette stirred slightly.The Definite Object|Jeffery Farnol
The basin should be washed in warm, soapy water, which should then be poured into the chamber and used for washing it.Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools|Ministry of Education Ontario
She said it was still fresh and warm and soapy and ought not to be wasted.A Little Housekeeping Book for a Little Girl|Caroline French Benton
All this china I washed carefully in soapy water, rinsing in very hot clear water, and drying whilst still hot.Needlework Economies|Various
"Look out for Soapy's gang" was his final warning to George.The Great Gold Rush|W. H. P. (William Henry Pope) Jarvis