noun. a soft heavy compact variety of talc having a soapy feel; used to make hearths and tabletops and ornaments.
Example sentences of the word soapstone
1. Noun, singular or mass
Measure and mark the distance that you need to cut the steel beam with the tape measure and soapstone
2. Verb, base form
The same rules apply to soapstone as do granite.
3. Verb, past participle
Natural stones with high energy density and excellent thermal conductivity are soapstone (by far the best) and marble.