soak englannista suomeksi
To be saturated with liquid by being immersed in it.
(RQ:Scott Guy Mannering)soaked its way obscurely through wreaths of snow.
To allow (especially a liquid) to be absorbed; to take in, receive. (''usually + up'')
To take money from.
1928, (w), ''Boston''
- It's a blackmail ring, and the district attorneys get a share of the loot. (..) Well, they got him in the same kind of jam, and soaked him to the tune of three hundred and eighty-six thousand.
To heat (a metal) before shaping it.
To hold a kiln at a particular temperature for a given period of time.
*(RQ:Wotton Elements of Architecture)
to engage in sexual activity with penetration but without hip thrusting (usually said of Mormons)https://www.the-sun.com/news/3773094/what-soaking-meaning/amp/.
*(quote-journal)|title=The end of farming?|passage=wildlife tourism has turned Knepp into a successful business that employs more people than it did when it was a farm. Springtime overnighters snuggling down in a luxury treehouse after a soak in the open-air, wood-fired Swedish Hikki bathtub may hear nightingales serenading their consorts
''After the strenuous climb, I had a nice long soak in a bath.''
A carouse; a drinking session.
1985, (w), ''Illywhacker'', Faber & Faber 2003, p. 38:
- I set off early to walk along the Melbourne Road where, one of the punters had told me, there was a soak with plenty of frogs in it.
*1996, (w), ''(w)'', in Heiss & Minter, ''Macquarie PEN Anthology of Aboriginal Literature'', Allen & Unwin 2008, p. 170:
- Molly and Daisy finished their breakfast and decided to take all their dirty clothes and wash them in the soak further down the river.