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Synonyms for soak

Synonyms for soak

to make thoroughly wet

to saturate (something) with a liquid


to take in (moisture or liquid)

to take in and incorporate, especially mentally

to take alcoholic liquor, especially excessively or habitually

to exploit (another) by charging too much for something

soak in: to come as a realization

Synonyms for soak

the process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid)

washing something by allowing it to soak


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submerge in a liquid

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leave as a guarantee in return for money

beat severely

make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)

become drunk or drink excessively

fill, soak, or imbue totally

heat a metal prior to working it

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And I think rioters who are so heated up by their own agenda might mellow down once they are soaking wet, especially during the summer months.
Among the memorable moments: co-chair Heloisa Jennings soaking wet from tearing up the dance floor with Raul Molina; Anders Ebbeson scoring the high bid for Jose Blanco's Positively Red sculpture and wife Katherine Harris' donation of a personally guided tour of Capitol Hill (which went for $5,000); and Father Celestino Gutierrez, honorary chair, donating his specially made paella dinner to the delight of discriminating bidders.
Of course, if you want to get soaking wet without going in the pool, how about a round of SoakerTag, The Ultimate Water Survival Game?
At first, Herr Carver and his wife believed that their retrieved child, found next to a tree, soaking wet and shaking with cold, was not going to live.
People often buy air conditioners too large for their homes and end up with soaking wet ducts" says Lamb.
He was unable to raise the alarm and lay among soaking wet washing without food or water before being found on October 12.
After about an hour of pushing, I was soaking wet and panting like a dog after a foxhunt.
The wind, the dirt, the freezing cold and the soaking wet don't bother me.
Sweaty socks would get slippery and you'd take them off; your sweatshirt became too warm, so off it went; and so on and so forth until your trunks became soaking wet with perspiration and off they came too.
With Victoria soaking wet and covered with mud, the two friends laughed all the way home.
The drains in the area have not been cleaned out, and because of the amount of rain we have had in the last few weeks, Heath Crescent has become a river, and because of the selfish drivers not slowing down, you can get soaking wet.
He was found soaking wet and tied to a lamppost on Christmas Eve and rescued by the RSPCA.
On a soaking wet night over 100 young people turned out to express their anger at what Israel was doing to innocent people living in Gaza.