Definition of soapy
soapilyplay \ˈsō-pə-lē\ adverb
soapinessplay \ˈsō-pē-nəs\ noun
Examples of soapy in a Sentence
The stone has a soapy feel.
a typically soapy introduction for the guest speaker at the organization's annual banquet
Recent Examples of soapy from the Web
Check all fittings for propane on gas grills by coating connections with soapy water.
Machines generate foggy soapy bubbles from the back on the stage out into audience.
The tube goes inside a splatter-proof magnetic mixer and centrifuge, which splits up the oils and separates the DNA from the soapy liquid.
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First Known Use of soapy
SOAPY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of soapy for English Language Learners
: containing soap
: like soap
SOAPY Defined for Kids
Definition of soapy for Students
1 : covered with soap a soapy face
2 : containing soap soapy water
3 : like soap a soapy feel
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