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Synonyms for soap opera
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soap opera(noun)

    a serialized program usually dealing with sentimentalized family matters that is broadcast on radio or television (frequently sponsored by a company advertising soap products)


  1. soap opera(noun)

    soap, daytime serial, story

  2. soap opera(noun)

    A radio or television serial, typically broadcast in the afternoon or evening, about the lives of melodramatic characters, which are often filled with strong emotions, highly dramatic situations and suspense.

    story, soap, daytime serial

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How to use soap opera in a sentence?

  1. Randy Burl:

    It's just like a person who watches a soap opera. It's bad acting and all that.

  2. James Scott:

    We’re talking about the fate of our economy and the questionable resiliency of our Nation’s critical infrastructure. Why are experts so polite, patient, and forgiving when talking about cybersecurity and National Security? The drama of each script kiddie botnet attack and Nation State pilfering of our IP has been turned into a soap opera through press releases, sound bites and enforced absurdity of mainstream media. It’s time for a cybersecurity zeitgeist in the West where cyber hygiene is a meme that is aggressively distributed by those who have mastered it and encouraged to be imitated by those who have experienced it.

  3. Nick Bullen:

    The British royal family is the best soap opera in town, it's as simple as that.

  4. Rick Springfield:

    I was a one-dimensional soap-opera pretty boy.

  5. Aaron David Miller:

    But what do they amount to? It is confined and contained to a soap opera-like exchange that never leads to anything of consequence.

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