Meaning of “drench” in the English Dictionary

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"drench" in British English

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drenchverb [ T often passive ]

uk /drentʃ/ us /drentʃ/

to make someone or something extremely wet:

A sudden thunderstorm had drenched us to the skin.
The athletes were drenched in/with sweat.

(Definition of “drench” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"drench" in American English

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drenchverb [ T ]

us /drentʃ/

to make someone or something extremely wet:

The rain drenched my clothes.

(Definition of “drench” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)