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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soak, soakage, soakingnoun

    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, sousingnoun

    the act of making something completely wet

    "he gave it a good drenching"

  3. soak, soakingadverb

    washing something by allowing it to soak

  4. soaking, sopping, drippingadverb

    extremely wet

    "dripping wet"; "soaking wet"

Wiktionary

  1. soakingnoun

    Immersion in water; a drenching or dunking.

  2. soakingadjective

    Extremely wet; saturated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Soaking

    of Soak

  2. Soakingadjective

    wetting thoroughly; drenching; as, a soaking rain

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of soaking in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of soaking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of soaking in a Sentence

  1. Robert Earl:

    It’s soaking up the whole experience while you’re there, it’s going to be an attraction in itself.

  2. Roberto Larios:

    I'm home grown, and to be honest, that's the best avenue -- to be in the trenches learning from the bottom up and soaking in the company's culture while learning valuable lessons.

  3. Chris Christie:

    When she got off that ferry, she was walking down the street and she was wrapped in a blanket and soaking wet -- anybody who had been in lower Manhattan, they were hosed off by firehoses. They were covered with dust, that's' the first sight of my wife after having left her that morning. I just grabbed her, hugged her, got her in the car and got her home.

  4. Melissa Piliang:

    Lots of sports gear incorporates that element these days, bras, socks, shorts, and underwear now come in a kind of nylon wicking material that will absorb the sweat and pull it away from the body so it can dry. The last thing you want to do is sit there in a soaking wet pair of underwear.

  5. 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.

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