Translation of "soap opera" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

soap opera

noun [ C ] uk /ˈsəʊp ˌɒp.ər.ə/ us /ˈsoʊp ˌɑː.pɚ.ə/ informal soap

B1 a series of television or radio programmes about the lives and problems of a particular group of characters. The series continues over a long period and is broadcast (several times) every week.


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