We had plodded on for hours soddened by the solar heat and parched with thirst.
The dull sound of horses' hoofs could he heard on the soddened ground.
They had dropped in the autumn, and had been soddened into the earth by many rains.
On the floor were some boards, placed on bricks and covered with soddened straw.
Utterly exhausted, the soldiers slept on the soddened ground.