1. combining form [usually ADJECTIVE noun]
2. combining form [usually ADJECTIVE noun]
-sodden combines with words such as 'rain' to form adjectives which describe someone or something that has become extremely wet as a result of the thing that is mentioned.
⇒ The porter put our scruffy rain-sodden luggage on a trolley.
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