What is another word for saponaceous?

58 synonyms found


[ sˌapənˈe͡ɪʃəs], [ sˌapənˈe‍ɪʃəs], [ s_ˌa_p_ə_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_s]

Saponaceous is a rarely used adjective that describes something that has a soapy or slippery texture. There are a few synonyms that can be used interchangeably with this word, such as lathery, sudsy, frothy or soapy. All of these words are commonly used to describe substances that have a bubbly or foamy texture, such as soap bubbles or lather from shampoo or shaving cream. While saponaceous is not a word that is commonly used in everyday language, it can be useful in scientific or technical writing when describing the texture or properties of a particular substance.

Synonyms for Saponaceous:

How to use "Saponaceous" in context?

Saponaceous plants are plants that produce saponins, a type of resin. Saponins are the main components of soaps and other cosmetic ingredients.

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