Definition of soaking in English:


Line breaks: soak|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈsəʊkɪŋ



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  • An act of wetting something thoroughly: in spring, give the soil a good soaking
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    • She added that the recent weather, thorough soakings followed by bright sunshine, had created ideal ground for the event.
    • Those living in Greater London are the least likely to hand-wash their cars with an average of just 2.2 soakings annually.
    • Spring is a changeable season with periods of fine weather broken by soakings of rain, he said.

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