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soaking

adjective

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containing, covered with, or thoroughly penetrated by water
  • the fisherman couldn't wait to take off his soaking socks

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soaking

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soaking

verb
present participle of soak

Synonyms & Antonyms of soaking (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to wet thoroughly with liquid
  • we ran for home as soon as the rain started, but our clothes still ended up soaked

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2 to charge (someone) too much for goods or services
  • a merchant who soaks the tourists every summer

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4 to partake excessively of alcoholic beverages
  • depressed about his love life, he repaired to a bar to soak

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“Soaking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soaking. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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