Translation of "soap" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /səʊp/ us /soʊp/

A2 [ U or C ] a substance used for washing the body or other things

a bar of soap 一块肥皂
liquid soap 肥皂液
soap and water 肥皂和水
a soap dish/dispenser 肥皂盘/皂液器
soap bubbles 肥皂泡
She bought me a box of nice-smelling soaps. 她给我买了一箱颜色漂亮的肥皂。
US To get rid of grease spots on clothing, rub a little dish soap on the spot before washing.

B1 [ C ] informal a soap opera

肥皂剧(肥皂剧 Soap 说是是那些低成本制作的电视或广播节目,讲述某一组特定角色的生活和问题,午间或下午给家庭主妇看,主流美剧播出时间都是晚上8点到10点;很多节目的连续剧甚至可以播放几十年)

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soapverb [ T ]

uk /səʊp/ us /soʊp/

to put soap on something

Have you soaped yourself all over, Alice? 你全身都涂肥皂了吗,艾丽斯?
Let me soap your back. 我来给你的后背抹肥皂吧。

(Translation of “soap” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)