German translation of 'soaking'
- object also
- soaking wet
- (= steeping)
Example Sentences Including 'soaking'
The effect of the cold rainwater soaking his collar from the inspector's awkwardly held umbrella had diminished.The Last Raven
The redhead still sat motionless on the deck, oblivious of her soaking clothes, mechanically steering with one hand.The Lonely Sea
She set out her purchases on the little round table of her balcony and sat soaking in the sunshine.The Quest for K
Trends of 'soaking'
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- (= wet)
- (= steep)
einweichen (in in +dat)
- leave it to soak
weichen Sie es ein
⇒ to soak in a bath
sich einweichen (inf)
⇒ rain has soaked through the ceiling
der Regen ist durch die Decke gesickert
⇒ the coffee was soaking into the carpet
der Kaffee saugte sich in den Teppich
- give the washing a good soak
lassen Sie die Wäsche gut einweichen
⇒ I had a long soak in the bath
ich habe lange in der Wanne gelegen
Example Sentences Including 'soak'
If the ash is out before the oak then the summer will be a soak.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
The new legislation which was intended to ` soak up "the millions of them floating round the country has backfired in its purpose.A Daystar of Fear
She needed to soak for a week to get rid of this sordidness.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
'soaking' in Other Languages
Translation of soaking from the Collins English to German Dictionary