Thesaurus

soap

noun

Synonyms of soap

a substance used for cleaning
  • a little soap and water should clean this in no time

Synonyms for soap

Words Related to soap

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About soap

Time Traveler for soap

Time Traveler

The first known use of soap was before the 12th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near soap

so-and-sos

soap

soapbox

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Soap.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soap. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on soap

Nglish: Translation of soap for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of soap for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about soap

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!