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    soak

    soak - Dictionary definition and meaning for word soak

    Definition
    (noun) the process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid)
    Synonyms : soakage , soaking
    Example Sentence
    • a good soak put life back in the wagon
    Definition
    (noun) washing something by allowing it to soak
    Synonyms : soaking
    Definition
    (verb) submerge in a liquid
    Example Sentence
    • I soaked in the hot tub for an hour
    Definition
    (verb) rip off; ask an unreasonable price
    Synonyms : fleece , gazump , hook , overcharge , pluck , plume , rob , surcharge
    Definition
    (verb) cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
    Synonyms : douse , dowse , drench , sop , souse
    Example Sentence
    • souse water on his hot face
    Definition
    (verb) leave as a guarantee in return for money
    Synonyms : hock , pawn
    Example Sentence
    • pawn your grandfather's gold watch
    Definition
    (verb) beat severely Definition
    (verb) make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
    Synonyms : inebriate , intoxicate
    Definition
    (verb) become drunk or drink excessively
    Synonyms : hit it up , inebriate , souse
    Definition
    (verb) fill, soak, or imbue totally
    Synonyms : imbue
    Example Sentence
    • soak the bandage with disinfectant
    Definition
    (verb) heat a metal prior to working it
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