v. t.1.To cause or suffer to lie in a fluid till the substance has imbibed what it can contain; to macerate in water or other liquid; to steep, as for the purpose of softening or freshening; as, to soak cloth; to soak bread; to soak salt meat, salt fish, or the like.
[imp. & p. p. Soaked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Soaking.]
2.To drench; to wet thoroughly.
Their land shall be soaked with blood.
- Isa. xxiv. 7.
3.To draw in by the pores, or through small passages; as, a sponge soaks up water; the skin soaks in moisture.
4.To make (its way) by entering pores or interstices; - often with through.
5.Fig.: To absorb; to drain.
v. i.1.To lie steeping in water or other liquid; to become sturated; as, let the cloth lie and soak.
2.To enter (into something) by pores or interstices; as, water soaks into the earth or other porous matter.
3.To drink intemperately or gluttonously.
Noun1.soak - the process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid); "a good soak put life back in the wagon"
Synonyms: soakage, soaking
2.soak - washing something by allowing it to soak
Synonyms: soaking
Verb1.soak - submerge in a liquid; "I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"
2.soak - rip off; ask an unreasonable price
3.soak - cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"
Synonyms: souse, dowse, drench, sop, douse
4.soak - leave as a guarantee in return for money; "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"
Synonyms: hock, pawn
5.soak - beat severely; slang
6.soak - make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
7.soak - become drunk or drink excessively
8.soak - fill, soak, or imbue totally; "saturate the bandage with disinfectant"
Synonyms: imbue
9.soak - heat a metal prior to working it
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Translate Soak to Spanish, Translate Soak to German, Translate Soak to French
SO 2
So as
so as to
so far
So ferforth
So help you god
so long
So mote it be
so much
so to speak
-- Soak --
soak through
soak up
soaking up
Soap bark
soap bubble
soap dish
soap dispenser
soap film
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