Soak in a sentence as a noun

You need time to let that **** soak and for your brain to grow haha.

"Often buoyant, the beads can soak up toxins like a sponge.

I decided to take an extra long time wiping the sand off of my feet to soak it all in.

He is in place to continue to soak up the bad publicity from the Snowden event.

But if you're studying under Dijkstra, just suck it up and soak in as much as you can, even if the "customer service" leaves to be desired.

Soak in a sentence as a verb

While small players do tend to soak up that revenue, the big players really, really hate the phenomenon because it makes them far less efficient.

And if a programmer goes out of the office he loses context, which means it may take him another hour to soak up the context of everything he was doing.

Designing an object to predictably disassemble into multiple parts helps soak up the impact energy.

Does it disappoint him too that population and desire expansion soak up our technological advances?

The other problem is that these high costs soak up everyone's spare time and money, leaving them with the requirement to work like crazy for other people to afford to live instead of on their own innovative projects.

Soak definitions


the process of becoming softened and saturated as a consequence of being immersed in water (or other liquid); "a good soak put life back in the wagon"

See also: soakage soaking


washing something by allowing it to soak

See also: soaking


submerge in a liquid; "I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"


rip off; ask an unreasonable price

See also: overcharge surcharge gazump fleece plume pluck hook


cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"

See also: drench douse dowse souse


leave as a guarantee in return for money; "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"

See also: pawn hock


beat severely


make drunk (with alcoholic drinks)

See also: intoxicate inebriate


become drunk or drink excessively

See also: souse inebriate


fill, soak, or imbue totally; "soak the bandage with disinfectant"

See also: imbue


heat a metal prior to working it