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drenchverb [T often passive]

uk   us   /drentʃ/
to make someone or something ​extremelywet: A ​suddenthunderstorm had drenched us to the ​skin. The ​athletes were drenched in/withsweat.
(Definition of drench from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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drenchverb [T]

 us   /drentʃ/
to make someone or something ​extremelywet: The ​rain drenched my ​clothes.
(Definition of drench from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drench”
in Spanish empapar…
in Vietnamese làm ướt sũng…
in Malaysian basah…
in Thai ทำให้เปียกโชก…
in French tremper…
in German durchnässen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使湿透, 淋透, 浇透…
in Turkish sırılsıklam etmek, bütünüyle ıslatmak…
in Russian промокнуть до костей/до нитки…
in Indonesian basah kuyup…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使濕透, 淋透, 澆透…
in Polish przemoczyć…
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