Thesaurus / soaking

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The results will be much better if the soaking is allowed to take a whole night.

Candy-Making RevolutionizedMary Elizabeth Hall

The skins are tanned by soaking the green hides in running water for one to four hours.

Touring AfootClaude Powell Fordyce

Thus, by walking arm in arm and keeping close together, they escaped a soaking.

The Pines of LoryJohn Ames Mitchell

The sparrows, too, were abroad in force, soaking their dust-coloured feathers in the limpid pool and chirping with might and main.

The King in YellowRobert W. Chambers

Pies should always be left so that a current of air will pass under them while cooling to keep the crust from soaking.

The Laurel Health CookeryEvora Bucknum Perkins

Soaking black-dyed goods in sour milk, is also good to set the color.

I then lay still and began to feel fearfully cold on account of the soaking wet clothes clinging to me.

13 DaysJohn Alan Lyde Caunter

As to the blinds, they are still half full of water—got soaking wet trying to use one.

Kennedy SquareF. Hopkinson Smith

They may also be steamed, either with or without sugar, omitting the soaking, until tender enough for a straw to pierce.

All the time a light rain was falling, and a soaking mist made the darkness more obscure.

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