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souse

souse

 
pronunciation:
saUs
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: soused, souses, sousing
definition 1: to plunge into a liquid; immerse.
similar words:
douse, immerse, seethe, soak
definition 2: to soak or steep in a liquid, esp. pickling brine.
similar words:
seethe
definition 3: to cause to be thoroughly wet; drench.
similar words:
douse, drench, seethe, soak
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to be soaking or steeping in a liquid.
similar words:
steep
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the liquid used to pickle; pickling brine.
definition 2: something soaked or steeped in pickling brine, esp. pork trimmings or fish.
definition 3: the act or process of sousing; soaking or drenching.
similar words:
soak