Definitions for soaking

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soak, soakage, soaking(noun)

    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"

  2. drenching, soaking, souse, sousing(noun)

    the act of making something completely wet

    "he gave it a good drenching"

  3. soak, soaking(adverb)

    washing something by allowing it to soak

  4. soaking, sopping, dripping(adverb)

    extremely wet

    "dripping wet"; "soaking wet"

Wiktionary

  1. soaking(Noun)

    Immersion in water; a drenching or dunking.

  2. soaking(Adjective)

    Extremely wet; saturated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Soaking

    of Soak

  2. Soaking(adj)

    wetting thoroughly; drenching; as, a soaking rain

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael West:

    I was soaking wet - he has a pretty good arm on him and he has good aim.

  2. Donald Trump:

    A nice guy ... was seriously hot, i grabbed him around his back ... and he was soaking wet. He was drenched.

  3. Sam Smith:

    Her song 'You Sent Me Flying' is the reason why I sing, at 11 years old, I was belting out 'F**k Me Pumps' and soaking in all the language and honesty.

  4. Clive Standen:

    Clive and I had all this gear on, and there was a rain machine, and when the gear gets wet it gets heavy, and we were cold and soaking and had sand stuck in our clothes.

  5. Rene Redzepi:

    But most of the times we are out now foraging for work, we go there and it's like harvest time. It isn't as romantic as you think where you are with your little wooden basket, picking things while listening to music and soaking in the sun.


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