HyperDic: souse

English > 7 senses of the word souse:
VERBchangesouse, drench, douse, dowse, soak, sopcover with liquid / liquid
contactsouse, dunk, dip, plunge, douseimmerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate
consumptionsouse, soak, inebriate, hit it upbecome drunk or drink excessively
changesousecook in a marinade
NOUNperson souse, alcoholic, alky, dipsomaniac, boozer, lush, soakera person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
foodsousepork trimmings chopped and pickled and jelled
actsouse, drenching, soaking, sousingthe act of making something completely wet
English > souse: 7 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually.
Synonymsalcoholic, alky, dipsomaniac, boozer, lush, soaker
Broaderdrunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, winoA chronic drinker
Spanishalcohólico, borracho, catavinos, dipsomaníaco, dipsómano, privota, zaque
Catalanalcohòlic, borratxo, buidaampolles, dipsòman, embriac, pilloc, pitof
Verbssousebecome drunk or drink excessively
English > souse: 7 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningpork trimmings chopped and pickled and jelled.
BroadersausageHighly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings
Verbssousecook in a marinade
English > souse: 7 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of making something completely wet.
Synonymsdrenching, soaking, sousing
BroaderwettingThe act of making something wet
Spanishremojo, remojón
Catalanremullada, remull
Verbssousecover with liquid / liquid
souseimmerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate
English > souse: 7 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningCover with liquid / liquid; pour liquid / liquid onto.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"souse water on his hot face"
Synonymsdrench, douse, dowse, soak, sop
Entailed bymaceratesoften, usually by steeping in liquid / liquid, and cause to disintegrate as a result
Narrowerbatesoak in a special solution to soften and remove chemicals used in previous treatments
bedraggle, dragglemake wet and dirty, as from rain
brinesoak in brine
retplace (flax, hemp, or jute) in liquid / liquid so as to promote loosening of the fibers from the woody tissue
sluice, flushirrigate with water from a sluice
BroaderwetCause to become wet
Spanishabsorber, bañar, empapar, lavar, mojar, remojar
Catalanabsorbir, mullar, remullar, rentar, xopar
Nounssouse, sousingthe act of making something completely wet
English > souse: 7 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningimmerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymsdunk, dip, plunge, douse
Narrowerdabbledip a foot or hand briefly into a liquid / liquid
dip, douse, duckdip into a liquid / liquid
sopdip into liquid / liquid
Broaderimmerse, plungethrust or throw into
Spanishbañar, empapar, meter en agua, mojar, poner en remojo, remojar, rociar, sumergir, zambullir
Catalanamarar, banyar, mullar, ruixar
Nounssousethe act of making something completely wet
English > souse: 7 senses > verb 3, consumption
MeaningBecome drunk or drink excessively.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymssoak, inebriate, hit it up
Broaderhit the bottle, drink, booze, fuddleconsume alcohol
Spanishagarrar un tablón, emborracharse, embriagarse, ponerse pedo
Nounssousea person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
English > souse: 7 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningcook in a marinade.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThe chefs souse the vegetables
Example"souse herring"
Categorycooking, cookery, preparationThe act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
BroadercookTransform and make suitable for consumption by heating
Catalanescabetxar, marinar
Nounssousepork trimmings chopped and pickled and jelled

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