Translation of "soap" - English-French dictionary


noun /səup/

a mixture containing oils or fats and other substances, especially formed into small regularly-shaped pieces and used in washing

He found a bar of soap and began to wash his hands.
soapy adjective

covered with, or full of, soap

soapy water.

like soap

de savon
This chocolate has a soapy taste.
soapiness noun

caractère savonneux
soap opera

a radio or television serial broadcast weekly, daily etc, especially one that continues from year to year, that concerns the daily life, troubles etc of the characters in it

feuilleton sentimental
She was watching a soap opera on TV.

(Translation of “soap” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)