Translation of "soap" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

soap

noun uk /səʊp/ us /soʊp/

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

肥皂
a bar of soap 一塊肥皂
liquid soap 液體肥皂
soap and water 肥皂和水
a soap dish/dispenser 肥皂盤/給皂器
soap bubbles 肥皂泡
She bought me a box of nice-smelling soaps. 她買了一箱顔色漂亮的肥皂給我。
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

連續劇,肥皂劇(肥皂劇 Soap 指那些低成本製作的電視或廣播節目,講述某一組特定角色的生活和問題,在午間或下午給家庭主婦看,主流美劇播出時間都是晚上8點到10點;很多節目的連續劇甚至可以播放幾十年)
verb [ T ] uk /səʊp/ us /soʊp/

to put soap on something

在…上塗肥皂;用肥皂擦洗
Have you soaped yourself all over, Alice? 你全身都塗肥皂了嗎,艾麗斯?
Let me soap your back. 我來幫你的後背抹肥皂吧。

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