Definition of 'sodden'
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We were both sodden with rain and sweat. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He looks entirely drink sodden and somewhat repulsive. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)In many areas cattle have been brought indoors from grazing open fields weeks earlier than normal because the ground is sodden. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In the air hung a rank smell of sweaty, sodden clothes. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)The driving rain was almost sleet, the wind was fierce and the ground sodden. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Heavy afternoon rain left the ground sodden and restricted the game to 11 overs per side. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The driving wind and rain made the conditions unplayable on a heavy, sodden surface. The Sun (2013)The sky was like a sodden grey blanket, heavy and too low. The Broken God (1993)If this sounds colourful and rollicking, actually it was sodden with drink. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Leaves were scattered in the high winds and heavy rains, and crops lay battered in sodden fields. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Courses play long when fairways become sodden, often making it impossible to reach the greens in regulation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Whether dusted with snow or rain sodden, the bold dark shapes draw the eye away from dormant shrubs and dozing flower beds. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Not for her the sodden fields of Glastonbury or backpacking across a dusty Nepalese valley. The Sun (2014)Glasgow's monsoon season has left the Ibrox surface sodden and dead. The Sun (2006)With rivers close to bursting and ground sodden from days of downpours, tonight's fresh deluge comes at a particularly vulnerable time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Now I was surrounded by bodies pushing towards the sea for holy dip, or returning with wet hair and baskets crammed with sodden clothes. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)
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