sopping


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sop·ping

 (sŏp′ĭng)
adj.
Thoroughly soaked; drenched.
adv.
Extremely; very: sopping wet.

sopping

(ˈsɒpɪŋ)
adj
completely soaked; wet through. Also: sopping wet

sop•ping

(ˈsɒp ɪŋ)

adj.
soaked; drenched.
[1525–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sopping - extremely wet; "dripping wet"; "soaking wet"

sopping

adjective
Covered with or full of liquid:
Translations

sopping

[ˈsɒpɪŋ] ADJ it's sopping (wet)está empapado
he was sopping wetestaba hecho una sopa, estaba calado or empapado hasta los huesos

sopping

[ˈsɒpɪŋ] adj (also sopping wet) → tout(e) trempé(e)

sopping

adj (also sopping wet)durchnässt, triefend; personklitschnass

sopping

[ˈsɒpɪŋ] adj (also sopping wet) → bagnato/a fradicio/a
References in classic literature ?
He squatted over his soup, sopping it up with his bread, and contemplated his comrades.
A dry sail clinging to your legs and wrapping itself round your head is not pleasant, but, when the sail is sopping wet, it becomes quite vexing.
Next door was the kitchen, where they were washing up; white cooks were dipping their arms into cauldrons, while the waiters made their meal voraciously off broken meats, sopping up the gravy with bits of crumb.