Definition of soapsuds in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsəʊpsʌdz/

plural noun

Another term for suds.
Example sentences
  • A new technique for manufacturing identical bubbles produces foams that look more like crystals than soapsuds.
  • He said he immediately worried the soapsuds could have an effect on fish, including trout and coho salmon, that live in the lower reaches of the stream, as well as other wildlife like ducks and herons.
  • Despite her touching role as memory keeper, she spent the last 20 years of her life suffering from a mental illness, playing with a bowl of soapsuds, and hiding from visitors.

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