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Translation of "soap" - English-Spanish dictionary

soap

noun   /səʊp/
A2 [no plural] a substance that you use for washing jabón a bar of soap
B1 ( also soap opera /ˈsəʊp ˌɒp·ə·rə/) a television programme about the lives of a group of people that is shown regularly culebrón, telenovela
(Definition of soap from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

soap

noun /səup/
a mixture containing oils or fats and other substances, especially formed into small regularly-shaped pieces and used in washing jabón He found a bar of soap and began to wash his hands.
soapy adjective
covered with, or full of, soap jabonoso soapy water.
like soap de jabón This chocolate has a soapy taste.
soapiness noun
carácter jabonoso
soap opera noun
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 culebrón, telenovela, radionovela She was watching a soap opera on TV.
soap powder noun
(British) a powder made from soap and other chemicals that is used for washing clothes, especially in a washing machine. Detergente en Polvo
(Definition of soap from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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