Bedeutung von "soak sth up" - als Fremdsprache

soak sth up

phrasal verb with soak uk us /səʊk/ verb [ I, T ]

B2 If a dry substance soaks up a liquid, the liquid goes into the substance:

Fry the potatoes until they soak up all the oil.

(Definition von "soak sth up" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)