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soap

soap

 
pronunciation:
sop
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a cleaning substance that is made from fat or oil and comes in the form of a bar, liquid, powder, or flakes.
 
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: soaped, soaping, soaps
definition: to rub with soap.
He soaped the dog from head to tail.
similar words:
lather
derivations: soapless (adj.), soaplike (adj.)
Word Builder: soap +
  • soapy:
    full of or covered with soap.
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  first aid, hygiene