[ waw-ter-sohk, wot-er- ]
/ ˈwɔ tərˌsoʊk, ˈwɒt ər- /
verb (used with object)
to soak or saturate with water.
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Origin of water-soak
First recorded in 1785–95
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Examples from the Web for water-soaking
Never allow the berries or any fruit to stand in water, as the flavor and color are destroyed by water-soaking.Every Step in Canning|Grace Viall Gray
British Dictionary definitions for water-soaking
(tr) to soak or drench with or in water
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