water-soak

[waw-ter-sohk, wot-er-]

verb (used with object)

to soak or saturate with water.

Nearby words

  1. water-pipe,
  2. water-repellent,
  3. water-resistant,
  4. water-sick,
  5. water-ski,
  6. water-soluble,
  7. water-trap stomach,
  8. water-tube boiler,
  9. water-vascular system,
  10. water-wave

Origin of water-soak

First recorded in 1785–95

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British Dictionary definitions for water-soak

water-soak

verb

(tr) to soak or drench with or in water
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