1. (act of leaving in liquid) 
a. el remojo (M) 
Lili put her stained blouse in the washer and gave it a soaking before washing it.Lili puso la blusa manchada en la lavadora y la puso en remojo antes de lavarla.
2. (soaked) 
a. empapado 
Kelly was soaking when she walked in from the rain.Kelly estaba empapada cuando entró de la lluvia.
Andy, soaking, looked for a towel to dry off.Andy, calado hasta los huesos, buscó una toalla para secarse.
soaking [ˈsəʊkɪŋ]
(also soaking wet) [+person] calado hasta los huesos; empapado; [+object] empapado; calado
by the time we got back we were soaking cuando regresamos estábamos calados hasta los huesos or empapados; your shoes are soaking wet tienes los zapatos empapados or calados; a soaking wet day un día de muchísima lluvia
(in liquid) remojo (m); [of rain] diluvio (m)
to get a soaking calarse hasta los huesos; empaparse
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