Italian translation of 'soaking'
- (also soaking wet)
bagnato(‑a) fradicio(‑a)your shoes are soaking
hai le scarpe zuppe
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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soak it in cold water
- (bread etc)
mettere a mollo
mettilo in ammollo nell'acqua freddato get soaked (to the skin)
bagnarsi or infradiciarsi (fino alle ossa)to be soaked through
essere (bagnato(‑a)) fradicio(‑a)
- (bread etc)
to soak the rich
mungere i ricchi
inzupparsito leave to soak (garment)
lasciare in ammollo(dishes)
lasciare a bagno
- (in water)
to have a long soak in the bath
restare a lungo a mollo nella vasca
- (informal, drunkard)
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 Italian Dictionary