soapsuds

plural noun
soap·​suds | \ ˈsōp-ˌsədz How to pronounce soapsuds (audio) \

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First Known Use of soapsuds

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of soapsuds was circa 1611

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“Soapsuds.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soapsuds. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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soapsuds

noun

English Language Learners Definition of soapsuds

: the bubbles that form when water is mixed with soap : suds

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