View definitions for drenched


adjective as in dipped

adjective as in perspiring

adjective as in smothered

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adjective as in soaked

adjective as in sodden

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adjective as in sopping

adjective as in sweating

adjective as in sweaty

adjective as in watered

adjective as in waterlogged

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Example Sentences

Will the transition of power from one Kim to another become drenched in even more blood?

Even by the already money-drenched standards of American politics, the Eldridge campaign was a jaw-dropping spectacle to behold.

In the old days, drenched in racism as the South was, it was economically populist.

Concerned citizens took to social media, tweeting photos of animals drenched in oil.

The experience is intended to emulate being taken hostage, which feels strange in these very real ISIS horror-drenched times.

There were those who saw him lying on the ground, still in death, his bosom drenched in blood.

Fortunately, the water was not deep, and quickly the drenched animal and man were pulled from the water.

Here, being suddenly drenched by spray from one of the engines, Sam and Tommy made for the shelter of a chimney-stack.

The seas breaking in heavy masses on the pier-head drenched the two men as they bent their heads to resist the roaring blast.

Nor did he know that he was cold, until he returned to the house with drenched garments and a chill which he felt to his bones.


On this page you'll find 286 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to drenched, such as: disheveled, run down, seedy, threadbare, untidy, and dilapidated.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.