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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: drenching(0.01788 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to drenching.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : the act of making something completely wet; “he gave it a
good drenching” [syn: soaking, souse, sousing]
English → English (gcide)
Drench \Drench\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Drenched; p. pr. & vb. n.
Drenching.] [AS. drencan to give to drink, to drench, the
causal of drincan to drink; akin to D. drenken, Sw.
dr["a]nka, G. tr["a]nken. See Drink.]
1. To cause to drink; especially, to dose by force; to put a
potion down the throat of, as of a horse; hence. to purge
violently by physic.
As “to fell,” is “to make to fall,” and “to
lay,” to make to lie.'' so “to drench,” is “to
make to drink.” --Trench.
2. To steep in moisture; to wet thoroughly; to soak; to
saturate with water or other liquid; to immerse.
Now dam the ditches and the floods restrain;
Their moisture has already drenched the plain.