Hindi translation of 'soak'
soak /səʊk सअउक्/
Word forms: soaks, soaking, soaked
1. transitive or intransitive verb
When you soak something, or when you leave it to soak, you put it into a liquid and leave it there.
भिगोना/सोखने के लिए छोड़ना
Soak the noodles in warm water for 20 minutes.
He left the dishes to soak.
2. transitive verb
When a liquid soaks something, it makes it very wet.
बहुत गीला कर देना
Heavy rain had soaked the road surface.
बहुत गीला [गीली]
Her dress was soaked.
She was soaking wet.
3. intransitive verb
When a liquid soaks through something, it passes through it.
से होकर निकल जाना
Dark patches of sweat had soaked through the fabric.
4. intransitive verb, countable noun
If someone soaks, or if they have a soak, they spend a long time in a hot bath, because they enjoy it.
गर्म पानी में बैठे रहना/गर्म पानी से स्नान mn
I had a long soak in the bath.
When a soft or dry substance soaks up a liquid, the liquid goes into the substance.
Stir the wheat until it has soaked up all the water.
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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)
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'soak' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَنْقِعُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: ensopar
- Chinese: 浸透
- Croatian: namočiti
- Czech: namočit namáčet
- Danish: lægge i blød
- Dutch: weken
- European Spanish: poner en remojo
- Finnish: liottaa
- French: tremper
- German: einweichen
- Greek: μουλιάζω
- Italian: inzuppare
- Japanese: 浸す
- Korean: 잠기다
- Norwegian: gjennombløte
- Polish: zmoczyć moczyć
- Portuguese: ensopar
- Romanian: a înmuia
- Russian: замачивать(ся)
- Spanish: poner en remojo
- Swedish: blöta
- Thai: แช่
- Turkish: ıslatmak
- Ukrainian: мочити намочити
- Vietnamese: ngâm
Translation of soak from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary