-soaked

[[t]-soʊkt[/t]]
1) COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n -soaked combines with nouns such as `rain' and `blood' to form adjectives which describe someone or something that is extremely wet or extremely damp because of the thing mentioned.

...the possibility of a rain-soaked pitch causing a game to be cancelled.

...blood-soaked clothes.

2) COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n -soaked combines with nouns such as `sun' to form adjectives which describe places, times, or events that have a lot of the thing mentioned.

...a sun-soaked Caribbean island.

...the cash-soaked Eighties...

The champagne-soaked event took over the city's main thoroughfare.


English dictionary. 2008.

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