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See definition of saponaceous on Dictionary.com
  • as inoily
  • as insoapy

synonyms for saponaceous

  • buttery
  • creamy
  • oiled
  • slippery
  • waxy
  • adipose
  • butyraceous
  • lardy
  • lubricant
  • lubricative
  • lubricous
  • lustrous
  • oil-soaked
  • oleaginous
  • polished
  • rich
  • sleek
  • smeary
  • smooth
  • soapy
  • soothing
  • swimming
  • unctuous
  • bubbling
  • bubbly
  • foamy
  • frothy
  • lathery
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antonyms for saponaceous

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  • dry
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    How to use saponaceous in a sentence

    Some of them, more imaginative, declared that Mrs. Charmington was even a sleeping partner in the saponaceous firm.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    When dry it did not fear water; though a saponaceous medium, it was not again soluble in water.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 356, JUNE, 1845VARIOUS
    The cloth is padded again with the saponaceous liquor; and again spread on the grass, or dried hard in the stove.
    A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
    He gave it in six-drachm doses; and says that he employed also in similar cases saponaceous medicines, and rhubarb.
    THE ACTION OF MEDICINES IN THE SYSTEMFREDERICK WILLIAM HEADLAND
    Color the grease very strongly with alkanet root, then proceed as for the manufacture of saponaceous cream.
    THE ART OF PERFUMERYG. W. SEPTIMUS PIESSE
    Name a contraction of Sapo Indicus, Indian soap, having reference to the saponaceous character of the berries.
    THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
    In some cases, instead of the above substances, a little liquor of potassa is employed, by which a saponaceous emulsion is formed.
    COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
    As far as I know, however, it was not employed by the ancients240, but it is certain that in washing they used saponaceous plants.
    A HISTORY OF INVENTIONS, DISCOVERIES, AND ORIGINS, VOLUME II (OF 2)JOHANN BECKMAN
    He might have so painted, if oil and water had been combined, and the vehicle rendered saponaceous, which it probably was.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 58, NUMBER 360, OCTOBER 1845VARIOUS
    Some Mexican species produce pods that are boiled and eaten, and certain portions contain saponaceous properties.
    CATALOGUE OF ECONOMIC PLANTS IN THE COLLECTION OF THE U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREWILLIAM SAUNDERS
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    WORDS RELATED TO SAPONACEOUS

    • adipose
    • buttery
    • butyraceous
    • creamy
    • lardy
    • lubricant
    • lubricative
    • lubricous
    • lustrous
    • oil-soaked
    • oiled
    • oleaginous
    • polished
    • rich
    • saponaceous
    • sleek
    • slippery
    • smeary
    • smooth
    • soapy
    • soothing
    • swimming
    • unctuous
    • waxy
    • bubbling
    • bubbly
    • foamy
    • frothy
    • lathery
    • saponaceous
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