soap dish

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n soap dish a bathroom or kitchen fixture for holding a bar of soap
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Usage

In literature:

He had used it for years as a soap dish.
"The Harvester" by Gene Stratton Porter
Betsy mounted on a soap box and began joyfully to wash the dishes.
"Understood Betsy" by Dorothy Canfield
A slimy soap-dish of the same manufacture slid across the table and into Brentwick's lap.
"The Black Bag" by Louis Joseph Vance
I've just found it in the soap-dish.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 156, Feb. 5, 1919" by Various
Soap may be used or not according to circumstances; all greasy dishes require a good strong suds.
"Science in the Kitchen." by Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
She reached a cautious hand under her pillow and drew out her soap-dish.
"The Second Violin" by Grace S. Richmond
They used soap to wash themselves, their clothes, and their dishes.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
I had my own soap, and a great, clean, coarse dish-towel of crash or some such material.
"The Princess Passes" by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
Let the dish-pan be half full of hot soap and water.
"The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking" by Helen Campbell
When I went to pay for it, I took my little silver soap dish out of my coat pocket.
"Jane Allen: Right Guard" by Edith Bancroft
Both the soap-dish and the wash-basin should be scoured daily.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
Soap-dishes, made to hook on the tubs, save soap and time.
"A Treatise on Domestic Economy" by Catherine Esther Beecher
Apparatus: Porcelain dish, soap solution.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
Wash and wipe the soap dish.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Management" by Ministry of Education
When we started there was a piece of soap in the dish, but I think we ate it in our hunger.
"Chimney-Pot Papers" by Charles S. Brooks
Some of the pieces can be used as soap dishes and some maybe we can mend.
"The Comings of Cousin Ann" by Emma Speed Sampson
The marble slab and bowl were scrubbed and dried, and the mugs and soap-dish washed, wiped, and replaced.
"A Little Housekeeping Book for a Little Girl" by Caroline French Benton
Blue mildew coated the piece of soap that lay in the dish.
"The Boy with Wings" by Berta Ruck
But right now I want a dish-mop, and a soap-maker, and some new white oil-cloth for the kitchen dresser.
"Winona of the Camp Fire" by Margaret Widdemer
She put the large dish pan on the table and poured in the water, whirling the soap around in it several times to make it a little sudsy.
"The Mary Frances Cook Book" by Jane Earye Fryer
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In poetry:

And what do you eat in the mess there compounded?
For roast beef, the gravy the soap-man should claim--
The soup some odd things might turn up if sounded,
And other "made-dishes" might turn up the same.
"Nothing To Eat" by Horatio Alger Jr

In news:

Firefighters add dish soap to the water being used to fight a fire near Hallsville on Sunday.
Francesca Amfitheatrof's new stainless steel soap dish ($48) and toothbrush holder ($52) could double as centerpieces at a banquet table.
P&G Utilizes Olay Technology for Beautifying Dish Soap.
For a slow moving sea-snail with not much in the way of a personality and a shell that makes a really nice soap dish, it's catastrophic.
Dish soap cleans 'rock snot .
A Soap Dish That Changed History.
Snob Appeal In the Soap Dish .
Suddenly, the sight of a bar of pink Dove in my new porcelain soap dish jarred me.
The new musical Soap Dish, featuring a score by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, receives a starry New York reading Oct 25 and 26.
The new musical Soap Dish , featuring a score by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, receives a starry New York reading Oct 25 and 26.
Her bathtub is covered in soap scum and hair, she lets the kitchen sink fill up with dirty dishes and her apartment smells really bad.
Simply add a few drops of natural dish soap to a bowl of baking soda and stir until it creates a thick paste.
Dish Soap As a Dog Shampoo.
There is a groomer in my area that uses Dawn dish soap to wash the dogs so this is what I have been using lately.
Dirty dishes are no match to these stellar soaps .
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In science:

The liquid is a soap solution obtained by adding 5% of commercial dish-washing liquid (Dreft, Procter & Gamble) to deionised water.
Deformation of a free interface pierced by a tilted cylinder
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