What does soaking mean?

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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

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Morgan Brashear:

    Their two biggest frustrations with the dish-washing process are the soaking and the scrubbing.

  2. 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.

  3. Dwayne Johnson:

    Republicans, Democrats, independents, mayors, strategists, you name it. Just soaking in and listening, … I feel like the best thing I can do now is — give me years. Let me go to work and learn.

  4. Donald Trump:

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

  5. Michael West:

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

Images & Illustrations of soaking

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