Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!



Noun soak has 2 senses
  1. soak, soakage, soaking - 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"
    --1 is a kind of natural process, natural action, action, activity
    Derived forms: verb soak8, verb soak1
  2. soak, soaking - washing something by allowing it to soak
    --2 is a kind of wash, washing, lavation
Verb soak has 9 senses
  1. soak - submerge in a liquid; "I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"
    --1 is one way to
    immerse, plunge
    Derived forms: noun soak1, noun soakage1, noun soaking1, noun soaking3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook - rip off; ask an unreasonable price
    --2 is one way to cheat, rip off, chisel
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  3. drench, douse, dowse, soak, sop, souse - cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"
    --3 is one way to wet
    Derived forms: noun soaker1, noun soaking2
    Sample sentence:
    They soak the cloth with water and alcohol
  4. pawn, soak, hock - leave as a guarantee in return for money; "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"
    --4 is one way to consign, charge
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. soak - beat severely; slang
    --5 is one way to
    beat, beat up, work over
    Sample sentence:
    They want to soak the prisoners
  6. intoxicate, soak, inebriate - make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
    --6 is one way to affect
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s somebody
  7. souse, soak, inebriate, hit it up - become drunk or drink excessively
    --7 is one way to drink, booze, fuddle
    Derived form: noun soaker2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  8. soak, imbue - fill, soak, or imbue totally; "saturate the bandage with disinfectant"
    --8 is one way to impregnate, saturate
    Derived form: noun soak1
    Sample sentence:
    Water and alcohol soak the cloth
  9. soak - heat a metal prior to working it
    --9 is one way to
    heat, heat up
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus