become wet through by being in liquid or absorbing liquid
cause sth to absorb as much liquid as possible
"a good soak put life back in the wagon"
"I soaked in the hot tub for an hour"
"souse water on his hot face"
"pawn your grandfather's gold watch"
"soak the bandage with disinfectant"
Roger took a soak in the tub.
出自： P. Monette
She ran a bath and..soaked in the hot water.
出自： M. Wesley
Let the clothes soak in water overnight.
让衣服在水里泡上一晚上吧。 soak sth in sth
Soak the cloth in the dye for an hour.
She soaked the dirty clothes in water.
她把脏衣服都泡到水里了。 soak oneself in sth
He soaked himself in the atmosphere of the place.
During these long summer visits he had soaked himself in the traditions and customs of the place.
你认为这污垢会泡掉吗? soak sth ⇔ out
You can soak out most marks in this special cleaning liquid if you leave the clothes in it long enough.
这件外衣说是能防雨,但雨水照样透了进来。 soak sb ⇔ through
Don't stand there; you'll be soaked through.
We all got soaked through.
Blood soaked through the bandage.
He was soaked with rain.