Water-soak
Water-soak Wa"ter-soak`, v. t. To soak water; to fill the interstices of with water. [1913 Webster]

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  • water-soak — [wôt′ərsōk΄] vt. to soak with or in water …   English World dictionary

  • water-soak — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ transitive verb : to soak in water : fill the interstices of with water intransitive verb : to become soaked with water a fabric that does not water soak easily …   Useful english dictionary

  • water-soak — wa′ter soak v. t. to soak in water • Etymology: 1785–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • water-soak — transitive verb Date: 1791 to soak in water …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • water-soak — /waw teuhr sohk , wot euhr /, v.t. to soak or saturate with water. [1785 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • water-soak — /ˈwɔtə soʊk/ (say wawtuh sohk) verb (t) to soak with water …   Australian English dictionary

  • soak — vb Soak, saturate, drench, steep, impregnate, sop, waterlog can mean to permeate or be permeated with or as if with water. Soak suggests immersion in a liquid so that the substance absorbs the moisture and usually becomes thoroughly wetted,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Water fight — Water warfare redirects here. For armed conflict over water resources, see water war. A water fight is a type of mock combat using various water dispensing devices to soak opponents. Everything from buckets to balloons to water guns and even… …   Wikipedia

  • Soak City — may refer to:*Knott s Soak City, a chain of water parks in California *Soak City (Sandusky, Ohio), a water park near Cedar Point *Soak City (Ontario Place), a water park in Toronto …   Wikipedia

  • Soak — Soak, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Soaked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Soaking}.] [OE. soken, AS. socian to sioak, steep, fr. s?can, s?gan, to suck. See {Suck}.] 1. To cause or suffer to lie in a fluid till the substance has imbibed what it can contain; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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