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Saturated vs. Sodden

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Saturatedverb

simple past tense and past participle of saturate

Soddenadjective

Soaked or drenched with liquid; soggy, saturated.

Saturatedadjective

(not comparable) Full; unable to hold or contain any more.

Soddenadjective

(archaic) Boiled.

Saturatedadjective

(comparable) Soaked or drenched with moisture.

Soddenadjective

(figuratively) Drunk; stupid as a result of drunkenness.

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Saturatedadjective

Containing all the solute that can normally be dissolved at a given temperature.

Soddenadjective

(figuratively) Dull, expressionless (of a person’s appearance).

Saturatedadjective

(chemistry) Having all available valence bonds filled; especially of any organic compound containing only single bonds between carbon atoms.

Soddenverb

(transitive) To drench, soak or saturate.

Saturatedadjective

(color) Having a high level of saturation.

Soddenverb

(intransitive) To become soaked.

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Saturatedadjective

Filled to repletion; holding by absorption, or in solution, all that is possible; as, saturated garments; a saturated solution of salt.

Soddenadjective

Boiled; seethed; also, soaked; heavy with moisture; saturated; as, sodden beef; sodden bread; sodden fields.

Saturatedadjective

Having its affinity satisfied; combined with all it can hold; - said of certain atoms, radicals, or compounds; thus, methane is a saturated compound. Contrasted with unsaturated.

Soddenverb

To be seethed; to become sodden.

Saturatedadjective

being the most concentrated solution possible at a given temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance;

‘a saturated solution’;

Soddenverb

To soak; to make heavy with water.

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Saturatedadjective

wet through and through; thoroughly wet;

‘stood at the door drenched (or soaked) by the rain’; ‘a shirt saturated with perspiration’; ‘his shoes were sopping (or soaking)’; ‘the speaker's sodden collar’; ‘soppy clothes’;

Soddenadjective

wet through and through; thoroughly wet;

‘stood at the door drenched (or soaked) by the rain’; ‘a shirt saturated with perspiration’; ‘his shoes were sopping (or soaking)’; ‘the speaker's sodden collar’; ‘soppy clothes’;

Saturatedadjective

used especially of organic compounds; having all available valence bonds filled;

‘saturated fats’;

Saturatedadjective

(of color) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white or gray or black

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