a bubble of soapsuds.
something that lacks substance or permanence.
a bubble formed from soapy water
something that is ephemeral but attractive
noun 1. a dish designed to hold a bar of soap, especially as a bathroom or kitchen fixture attached to a sink, lavatory, or bathtub.
noun, Slang. 1. soap opera. soap
noun, plural (especially collectively) soapfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) soapfishes. 1. any of several serranid fishes of the genus Rypticus, producing a body mucus that gives the skin a soapy quality, as R. saponaceus, inhabiting shallow waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
plural noun 1. small flakes or chips of soap commercially produced and packaged for washing laundry, dishes, etc.