1) COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n -sodden combines with `drink' and with the names of alcoholic drinks to form adjectives which describe someone who has drunk too much alcohol and is in a bad state as a result.
He portrays a whisky-sodden Catholic priest.2) COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n -sodden combines with words such as `rain' to form adjectives which describe someone or something that has become extremely wet as a result of the thing that is mentioned.
The porter put our scruffy rain-sodden luggage on a trolley.
English dictionary. 2008.