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Synonyms for soak

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. soak

    wet, steep, drench, macerate, moisten, submerge

    dry, air, wring, exsiccate, aridify, bleach

Princeton's WordNet

  1. soak, soakage, soakingnoun

    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"

    sousing, drenching, souse, soakage, soaking

  2. soak, soakingverb

    washing something by allowing it to soak

    sousing, drenching, souse, soakage, soaking

  3. soakverb

    submerge in a liquid

    "I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"

    fleece, hit it up, surcharge, dowse, inebriate, hook, souse, pluck, drench, overcharge, sop, imbue, hock, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, rob, douse, plume

  4. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hookverb

    rip off; ask an unreasonable price

    crochet, pride, hook, nobble, dress, congratulate, cull, abstract, preen, glom, douse, sneak, rob, drench, hit it up, lift, displume, pick off, pilfer, roll, swipe, surcharge, overcharge, pull off, cop, accost, souse, pull, pawn, deplume, gazump, hustle, solicit, snare, dowse, snarf, shear, plunk, plume, pluck, primp, snitch, hock, tweak, pinch, filch, knock off, purloin, pick, deplumate, overload, thieve, sop, addict, cabbage, imbue, inebriate, tear, fleece, intoxicate

  5. drench, douse, dowse, soak, sop, souseverb

    cover with liquid; pour liquid onto

    "souse water on his hot face"

    hock, fleece, imbue, plume, duck, inebriate, surcharge, hit it up, dowse, rob, dunk, hook, soak through, pluck, drench, put out, souse, sop, dip, swamp, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, overcharge, douse, plunge, imbrue

  6. pawn, soak, hockverb

    leave as a guarantee in return for money

    "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"

    fleece, hit it up, imbue, surcharge, dowse, inebriate, hook, overcharge, pluck, drench, souse, sop, hock, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, rob, douse, plume

  7. soakverb

    beat severely

    fleece, hit it up, surcharge, dowse, inebriate, hook, souse, pluck, drench, overcharge, sop, imbue, hock, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, rob, douse, plume

  8. intoxicate, soak, inebriateverb

    make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)

    tickle pink, fleece, hit it up, uplift, imbue, surcharge, elate, thrill, inebriate, hook, souse, pluck, dowse, drench, exalt, overcharge, sop, hock, gazump, lift up, pawn, pick up, rob, intoxicate, douse, exhilarate, plume, beatify

  9. souse, soak, inebriate, hit it upverb

    become drunk or drink excessively

    tickle pink, fleece, hit it up, imbue, surcharge, souse, dowse, rob, inebriate, hook, dunk, pluck, thrill, plunge, hock, exalt, overcharge, sop, dip, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, drench, douse, exhilarate, plume, beatify

  10. soak, imbueverb

    fill, soak, or imbue totally

    "soak the bandage with disinfectant"

    fleece, hit it up, surcharge, riddle, dowse, permeate, inebriate, hook, souse, pluck, penetrate, drench, overcharge, sop, imbue, diffuse, hock, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, rob, douse, pervade, plume, hue, interpenetrate

  11. soakverb

    heat a metal prior to working it

    fleece, hit it up, surcharge, dowse, inebriate, hook, souse, pluck, drench, overcharge, sop, imbue, hock, gazump, intoxicate, pawn, rob, douse, plume

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. soakverb

    steep, macerate, imbrue, drench

  2. soakverb

    steep, be soaked

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. soakverb

    drench, saturate, absorb, imbibe, macerate imbrue, steep

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "soak":

    saturate, dip, stabilization, bath, dunk, stabilisation

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How to use soak in a sentence?

  1. Rod Ellingworth:

    Whether or not Cav agrees to finish the Tour, the one thing I know about him is that he can soak up the work as well as anybody.

  2. Thomas Shugart:

    There's gon na be hundreds if not thousands of( Chinese) vessels there to soak up those( Taiwanese) missiles.

  3. Henry Ward Beecher:

    Some people are so dry that you might soak them in a joke for a month and it would not get through their skins.

  4. Kellie Mulhollen Dumas:

    We have suffered so much, i do n’t want anyone else to go through this ; he’s going to be permanently scarred. WOMAN CLAIMS SHE NEARLY LOST LEG AFTER CONTRACTING SERIOUS INFECTION FROM PEDICURE Hookworms are known as soil-transmitted parasite worms, and typically live in the small intestine. The eggs are transmitted through feces of an infected person, and the larvae can mature into a form that can penetrate through the skin of humans. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention( CDC), hookworm infection is mainly acquired by walking barefoot on contaminated soil. While most patients do not suffer any symptoms or side effects, some may experience gastrointestinal issues. The teen allegedly felt the worms moving throughout his body after a dermatologist tried to freeze them. ( Kelli Mulhollen Dumas Facebook) In a series of graphic photos posted on Friday, Kellie Mulhollen Dumas detailed her son’s injuries and said that after four trips to the pediatrician and an appointment with a dermatologist, he has been prescribed several medicines and a steroid but the pain persists. Kelli Mulhollen Dumas Facebook -RRB- still ca n’t wear shoes and has to soak the afflicted areas in bleach water. NEW HAMPSHIRE MAN DIES AFTER YELLOW JACKET STING, WIFE SAYS.

  5. Paradi Mirmirani:

    Dry shampoos use powder, starch, or talc to soak up oil, and none of those ingredients directly impact the ability of follicles to grow new hair.

Translations for soak

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  • نقعArabic
  • penetrar, amararCatalan, Valencian
  • tränken, Einweichen, durchnässenGerman
  • empapar, remojar, saturar, embeber, esponjarSpanish
  • liotus, imeä, liottaa, liota, liko, imeyttää, tihkuaFinnish
  • faire tremper, tremper, éponger, immergerFrench
  • felszív, beszívódik, ázik, áztatHungarian
  • arozegarIdo
  • immersione, imbeversi, mettere a bagno, inzuppare, imbevere, inzupparsi, mettere a mollo, assorbireItalian
  • 濡らす, 濡れるJapanese
  • mirktLatvian
  • przesiąknąćPolish
  • [[deixar]] [[de molho]], molhar, ensopar, [[ensopar]]-[[se]], [[molhar]]-[[se]], encharcar, [[encharcar]]-[[se]]Portuguese
  • chulluchiy, chulluyQuechua
  • намокнуть, промокать, впитывать, отмокать, просачиваться, намокать, вымачивать, впитать, вымочить, промокнуть, просочитьсяRussian
  • napustiť, namočiť, presiaknuť, nasiaknuť, vsiaknuť, vymáčať, vpiťSlovak

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