soap

Part of speech: noun

Soapiness.

Part of speech: verb

To rub with soap; put soap on.

Part of speech: noun

Any compound formed by the union of a fatty acid with a base; used for cleansing purposes.

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Usage examples "soap":

  1. 10 cents worth will positively make $ 6 worth of soap. - "Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets", Daniel Young.
  2. " I got sick of being rocked to sleep every night on that old soap- box. - "Janice Day", Helen Beecher Long.
  3. Lifting the flap the girls peeped in to see four more tiny cots, a little book- case made from soap- boxes by Peter, and the usual camp furniture staring at them invitingly. - "Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer", Rena I. Halsey.