sudsy
adjective (sudsier; -est) Date: 1866 1. full of suds ; frothy, foamy 2. soapy 4

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  • sudsy — suds ► PLURAL NOUN 1) froth made from soap and water. 2) N. Amer. informal beer. ► VERB chiefly N. Amer. ▪ cover or wash in soapy water. DERIVATIVES sudsy adjective. ORIGIN perhaps originally denoting the flood water of the fens; probably relat …   English terms dictionary

  • sudsy — /sud zee/, adj., sudsier, sudsiest. 1. consisting of, containing, or producing foamy lather. 2. resembling or suggesting suds. 3. Slang. soapy (def. 5). [1865 70, Amer.; SUDS + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • sudsy — adjective Having suds. Having froth or lather like soapy water …   Wiktionary

  • sudsy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Consisting of or resembling foam: foamy, frothy, lathery, spumous, spumy, yeasty. See SOLID …   English dictionary for students

  • sudsy — suds·y || sÊŒzɪ adj. frothy, foamy, covered with small bubbles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sudsy — See: suds …   English dictionary

  • sudsy — suds•y [[t]ˈsʌd zi[/t]] adj. suds•i•er, suds•i•est 1) consisting of, containing, or producing suds 2) resembling suds • Etymology: 1865–70, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • sudsy — adjective resembling lather or covered with lather • Syn: ↑lathery • Pertains to noun: ↑suds, ↑lather (for: ↑lathery) • Derivationally related forms: ↑lather …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sudsy Monchik — (born October 12, 1974), is an American racquetball player. As a 5 Time Pro World Champion, Monchik is considered by many to be the greatest player in the history of the sport. He is sometimes known as the king of racquetball. Sudsy s return in… …   Wikipedia

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