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drench

1. the act or an instance of drenching
2. a dose of liquid medicine given to an animal
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Both horse and horseman were extricated without any damage, excepting that the latter was completely drenched, so that it was necessary to kindle a fire to dry him.
Not long after, as Tom, all undressed for bed, was surveying his drenched garments by the light of a tallow dip, Sid woke up; but if he had any dim idea of making any "references to allusions," he thought better of it and held his peace, for there was danger in Tom's eye.
We were approaching a castle which stood on high ground; a huge, strong, venerable structure, whose gray towers and battlements were charmingly draped with ivy, and whose whole majestic mass was drenched with splendors flung from the sinking sun.
Splendid trees reared their stately tops where splendid cathedrals once had reared their domes, and sweet wild flowers blossomed in simple serenity in soil that once was drenched with human blood.
The discussion was not about the rain itself which was percieved as a good omen by some people, but for the moment in which Russia's Putin, the host, appeared the only one who is offered an umbrella while other leaders and guests, got drenched in rain.
Each monkey made a similar attempt, and each one was drenched with cold water.
Cebu City - The Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries - Cebu City confiscated Friday five heads of cattle, which were found to have been drenched with water to make them heavier before they are sold to buyers.
The drenched weather inclined people to hit the roads as many reached Hanna Urak valley to enjoy the snowfall.
There were 8 treatments as follows: CVG-700 (proprietary) injected at 10 mL per 2.54 cm trunk dbh, applied 5 Nov 2012; CVG-700 + dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) injected at 10 mL + 5% v/v per 2.54 cm trunk dbh, applied 5 Nov 2012; CVG-700 injected at 10 mL per 2.54 cm trunk dbh, applied 11 Mar 2013; CVG-700 + DMSO injected at 10 mL + 5% v/v per 2.54 cm trunk dbh, applied 11 Mar 2013; acephate (97%) drenched at 11.3 g + 250 mL water per 2.54 cm trunk dbh, applied 11 Mar 2013; dinotefuran (70 WSP = Water Soluble Powder) drenched at 17 g per 13 cm trunk dbh, applied 11 Mar 2013; acephate (97%) injected at 15 g + 100 mL water per 25 cm trunk dbh, applied 11 Mar 2013; and untreated controls for each date of treatment.
Now he is set to bring his Drenched Volumiser to market - after impressing a gathering of leading business people and even Her Majesty the Queen.
EVEN drenched in fake blood, soap babe Roxanne Pallett manages to put the gorgeous into gore.
Ocean Spray took its dried cranberries and "drenched them in creamy, tangy Greek Yogurt," says the bag of Greek Yogurt Craisins.