soap noun translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "soap" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/səʊp/ US  /soʊp/
[C or U] a substance used for washing the body which is usually hard, often has a pleasant smell, and produces a mass of bubbles when rubbed with water, or a piece of this
a bar of soap
liquid soap
soap and water
a soap dish/dispenser
soap bubbles
She bought me a box of prettily coloured soaps.
Toiletry and perfumesCleaning agents
[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)
(Definition of soap noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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