Hindi translation of soak
soakPowered by COBUILD /səʊk सअउक्/
Word forms: soaks, soaking, soaked
Definitions and Translations
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.
Derived formssoaked adjective
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