Try Our Apps


Gobble up these 8 terms for eating


[suhd-zee] /ˈsʌd zi/
adjective, sudsier, sudsiest.
consisting of, containing, or producing foamy lather.
resembling or suggesting suds.
Slang. soapy (def 5).
Origin of sudsy
1865-70, Americanism; suds + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for sudsy
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • On the sudsy underfooting his bare soles slipped—first one sole began to slip, then the other began to slip.

    Ladies and Gentlemen
    Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb
  • Mrs. Kate complained, burying two plump forearms in a dishpan of sudsy hot water, and bringing up a handful of silver.

    The Uphill Climb B. M. Bower
  • One sudsy hand supported and suppressed her smile of ridicule.

    The Cup of Fury Rupert Hughes
  • Running straight before the wind, it was easy to follow the sudsy brine that eddied in her wake.

Word of the Day

Word Value for sudsy

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for sudsy