soaked to the skin
Definition of soaked to the skin
: made completely wet I was soaked to the skin within minutes.
Word by Word Definitions
: to lie immersed in liquid (such as water) : become saturated by or as if by immersion
: to enter or pass through something by or as if by pores or interstices : permeate
: to drink alcoholic beverages intemperately
: the integument of an animal (such as a fur-bearing mammal or a bird) separated from the body usually with its hair or feathers
: a usually unmounted specimen of a vertebrate (as in a museum)
: the hide or pelt of a game or domestic animal
: to strip, scrape, or rub off an outer covering (such as the skin or rind) of
: to strip or peel off
: to cut, chip, or damage the surface of
: devoted to showing nudes
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