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Noun: sousing  saw-sing
  1. The act of making something completely wet
    - drenching, soaking, souse
Verb: souse  saws
  1. Cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
    "souse water on his hot face";
    - drench, douse, dowse, soak, sop
  2. Immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate
    "souse the garment into the cleaning solution";
    - dunk, dip, plunge, douse
  3. Become drunk or drink excessively
    - soak, inebriate, hit it up
  4. (cooking) cook in a marinade
    "souse herring"

Derived forms: sousings

Type of: booze [informal], cook, drink, fuddle, hit the bottle [informal], immerse, plunge, wet, wetting

Encyclopedia: Souse