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soaks

noun
plural of soak

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person who makes a habit of getting drunk
  • felt sorry for the town soak, who couldn't hold a job

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soaks

verb
present tense third-person singular of soak

Synonyms & Antonyms of soaks (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Soaks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soaks. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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