Translation of "soap" - English-German dictionary


noun /səup/

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

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

covered with, or full of, soap

soapy water.

like soap

This chocolate has a soapy taste.
soapiness noun

die Seifigkeit
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

rührseliges Hör-, Fernsehspiel
She was watching a soap opera on TV.

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