Soaping
Soap Soap, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Soaped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Soaping}.] 1. To rub or wash over with soap. [1913 Webster]

2. To flatter; to wheedle. [Slang] [1913 Webster]


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