Maybe some of it was soaking in.
After the dishes were done and the beds made, she usually wandered around the house or sat in the yard, soaking up sun.
Ridges of sparkling white sand surrounded the camp like a sleeping dragon, soaking heat from the sun - resting now so it could spit its fiery breath at them later in the day.
She hit the punching bag harder, sweat dripping down her body and soaking her leggings and sports bra.
Carmen lay still for a few minutes, soaking up the body heat from Alex.
Her clothes were soaking wet and her backside was numb with cold.
Lana rushed to him, horrified by the amount of blood soaking his uniform.
Dean, his hair still soaking wet, wearing an open-neck polo shirt while carrying his shoes, felt like the village idiot.
You were soaking wet and shivering like a leaf.
The two of you together wouldn't weigh 150 pounds soaking wet.
She was soaking wet and shivering, yet somehow alive.
Helophytes.These are marsh plants which normally have ii, leir roots in soaking soil but whose branches and foliage are more less aerial.
To get at the female and the ova prolonged soaking in soap and water is necessary, the epiderm being rubbed away and the ointment then applied.
Soaking the seed in strong-smelling substances, such as paraffin and turpentine, has been found efficacious, and in some districts paraffin sprayed over the seedlings has been practised with decided success.
From our standpoint, the plant wastes all the rest of its energy on riotous living: growing roots and leaves, soaking up water, separating carbon molecules from oxygen ones.
After soaking two years and then lying high six months it was perfectly sound, though waterlogged past drying.
Though completely waterlogged and almost as heavy as lead, they not only burned long, but made a very hot fire; nay, I thought that they burned better for the soaking, as if the pitch, being confined by the water, burned longer, as in a lamp.