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Synonyms for soak

Synonyms for soak

to make thoroughly wet

to saturate (something) with a liquid

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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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The Soaks beat Division II winners ST Patrick's Club by six wickets in their semi-final - but only with a six off the last ball
Karen Steinwachs at Buttonwood Farm in Santa Barbara's Santa Yncz Valley says she gets better color; Wes Hagen at Clos Pepe in the Santa Rita Hills thinks he gets better color; Julie Lumgair at Windsor Oaks Vineyards in the Russian River says her notes over the years document better color, and back in Santa Barbara, veteran Rick Longoria, a winemaker I know to have a healthy skepticism about the latest new thing, has a "gut feeling" that cold soaks help with color.
Because the granules are porous, they soak up plastic resin and bond well to it.
After her rheumatologist recommended regular hot-water soaks, she consulted a physician and an herbalist to create her own therapeutic bubble bath concoctions.
The main limitation to efficient drying is due to soak back of water from the slurry re-wetting the shell mold during dipping.
His 22 not out took the Soaks to 134-7 in reply to 131-9 and made for a nailbiting finale to the showpiece at Slaithwaite CC.
If the amount of water that soaks into permeable areas of a watershed and recharges its aquifers is greatly reduced, then the underground supply of water that nourishes streams during dry seasons is diminished as well.
On gray and beige parts, streaking was discernible only during a color change or with extended heat soaks and was not as pronounced as on the natural parts.
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