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"soft or marshy place," 1530s, of unknown origin. Also as a verb, "to become soaked; to soak" (mid-15c.), perhaps related to soak (v.) or from or related to similar words in Scandinavian.

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Related Words

drench, sprinkle, dampen, soak, saturate, wash, wet, squirt, steam, rinse, shower, lick, bathe, dip, splatter, water, sop, spray, splash, mist

Examples from the Web for sog

Historical Examples

  • Las' summeh's sun neveh fazed it 'cept to sog it down all the mo' solid.

    Connie Morgan in Alaska

    James B. Hendryx