\ ˈsəd-zē How to pronounce sudsy (audio) \
sudsier; sudsiest

Definition of sudsy

1 : full of suds : frothy, foamy

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Examples of sudsy in a Sentence

came out of the bathroom with her hair all sudsy because someone had turned off the water
Recent Examples on the Web This category of hair cleanser is marked by its absence of detergents, which give conventional shampoo its sudsy quality. Nicola Fumo, Forbes, "I Had Dull, Lifeless Hair—Until This Shampoo Transformed My Strands," 21 Apr. 2021 The cyber attack o’the day could disrupt your plans for sudsy beverages this weekend. Aaron Pressman, Fortune, "Ten years of improvements have made Chromebooks pretty great," 12 Mar. 2021 Rocky Mountain Barber Company Foaming Sandalwood Beard Wash ($16.99; Work up a sudsy lather with this foaming beard wash that contains sea salt to prevent clogged pores. Fiona Tapp, CNN Underscored, "All the products you need to care for your lockdown facial hair," 5 Mar. 2021 This best-selling silicone body scrubber offers all the same exfoliating, sudsy benefits of your classic baby pink loofah, but without having to worry about the material staying wet and becoming festered with bad-for-you bacteria. Kaitlyn Yarborough, Southern Living, "This $10 Silicone Body Scrubber Doesn't Get Riddled with Bacteria Like Your Classic Fluffy Loofah," 23 Feb. 2021 Dab a cloth into a sudsy solution of dish soap and water and gently wipe any smudges or grime. Lauren Smith Mcdonough And Carolyn Forte, Good Housekeeping, "How to Clean Your Jewelry Like a Pro," 20 Jan. 2021 Posted in July, the video showed hyperrealistic items like Croc shoes, sudsy soap bars and rolls of toilet paper that, when sliced, revealed their insides to be made of cake. NBC News, "Dancing pallbearers, the Mike Pence fly and pretty best friends: Here are the top memes of 2020," 27 Dec. 2020 Blot, or gently press the sudsy towel into the stain and lift it straight up, taking care not to wipe or smear the towel side-to-side which might make the stain worse. Amanda Sims Clifford, House Beautiful, "How to Clean a Couch, According to a Professional Upholsterer," 18 Dec. 2020 Then, wash each rack one at a time in warm, sudsy water or a quality oven cleaner. Nicole Papantoniou, Good Housekeeping, "What You Need to Know Before Starting Your Oven's Self-Cleaning Cycle," 7 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of sudsy

1866, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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24 Apr 2021

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“Sudsy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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