soapily

soapy

[soh-pee]
adjective, soapier, soapiest.
1.
containing or impregnated with soap: soapy water.
2.
covered with soap or lather: soapy dishes.
3.
of the nature of soap; resembling soap: a soft, soapy fiber.
4.
pertaining to or characteristic of soap: a clean, soapy smell.
5.
Informal. characteristic or reminiscent of a soap opera; melodramatic; corny: a soapy plot.

Origin:
1600–10; soap + -y1

soapily, adverb
soapiness, noun
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soapy (ˈsəʊpɪ)
 
adj , soapier, soapiest
1.  containing or covered with soap: soapy water
2.  resembling or characteristic of soap
3.  slang flattering or persuasive
 
n , soapier, soapiest, -pies
4.  (Austral) a variant of soapie
 
'soapily
 
adv
 
'soapiness
 
n

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