1. [ verb ] submerge in a liquid

"I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"

Related terms: immerse
2. [ verb ] cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
Synonyms: souse douse sop dowse drench

"souse water on his hot face"

Related terms: wet sluice bate ret brine bedraggle drenching
3. [ verb ] rip off; ask an unreasonable price
Synonyms: rob hook fleece plume surcharge pluck gazump overcharge
Related terms: undercharge cheat extort charge
4. [ verb ] heat a metal prior to working it
Related terms: heat
5. [ verb ] fill, soak, or imbue totally
Synonyms: imbue saturate

"saturate the bandage with disinfectant"

Related terms: fill impregnate infuse steep
6. [ noun ] the process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid)
Synonyms: soaking soakage

"a good soak put life back in the wagon"

Related terms: natural_process
7. [ verb ] beat severely; slang
Related terms: beat
8. [ verb ] make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)
Synonyms: inebriate intoxicate
Related terms: affect befuddle drunkard alcohol drunkenness alcoholism
9. [ verb ] become drunk; drink excessively
Synonyms: hit_it_up inebriate souse
Related terms: drink alcoholism alcoholic
10. [ verb ] leave as a guarantee in return for money
Synonyms: hock pawn

"pawn your grandfather's gold watch"

Related terms: consign commerce pawn
11. [ noun ] (work) washing something by allowing it to soak
Synonyms: soaking
Related terms: wash washing
Similar spelling:   Sok