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Definition of soak

What is the definition of "soak"?
  • soakverb-transitive
  • 1. To make thoroughly wet or saturated by or as if by placing in liquid.
    2. To immerse in liquid for a period of time.
    3. To absorb (liquid, for example) through or as if through pores or interstices.
    4. To remove (a stain, for example) by continued immersion: soaked out the grease spots.
    5. Informal To take in or accept mentally, especially eagerly and easily: soaked up the gossip.

Use "soak" in a sentence
  • "Maybe he thinks the period of White guilt pre-soak is over, and full-on cleansing can begin."

    "Prime bathtub manga, the ideal complement for a good, relaxing soak, is generally romantic in nature, though not necessarily mushy."

    "* Looking out my Aunt's guestroom window, I watched dark cordes* of rain soak the town of Châteauneuf-du-Pape."

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How to Say "soak" in:
  • Spanish: soak
  • German: soak
  • French: soak
  • Mandarin: soak
  • Japanese: soak

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