- to soak or saturate with water.
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
- (tr) to soak or drench with or in water