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drenched to the skin

To be completely soaked with water—usually rain—through one's clothes. Come in out of that rain! Oh, you're drenched to the skin, you'll catch cold if you aren't careful!
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drench someone or something in something

 and drench someone or something with something
to soak someone or something in something. A sudden summer shower drenched them in sheets of rain. My raincoat was drenched with droplets from the foggy night air.
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But in stoppage time Rovers were awarded a spot-kick when on-rushing Drench brought down Norwood on the edge of the box.
If we lost ivermectin (the third drench group) now, we'd have to switch from sheep to cattle production,' Pocock says.
GUISELEY: Drench, Clarke, Merris, Toner, Ellis (Bower), Ainge, Rothery, Boshell, Allott (Ellington), Forrest, Burns.
Juicy Drench, which is made from a blend of 8% juice and 92% spring water, would benefit from the more obvious adult association with a bottled water brand, said Leslie Davey, brand director at Britvic.
He says he is saving money on drench and minerals too: "We now only drench the lambs once and we don't use half the volume of minerals that we used to.
Then Drench was lucky to stay on the park as he brought down Simon Hollis as he tried to recover from a poor back pass from Ollie James, but the Southport keeper only received a yellow card before Hollis struck his penalty kick home.
Prince then volleyed over from six yards following more good work by Barratt although the hosts had an escape when Brown fed Jordan Stepien - returning from a hamstring pull - who trod on the ball at the crucial second with only Drench to beat.
Drench spring water, part of Britvic Soft Drinks, developed the award after research revealed that young adults value experiences and opportunities above material rewards.
Terms & conditions: This voucher entitles you to one free Juicy Drench Cranberry and Raspberry drink (440ml).
Early in the second period, Drench made a superb save from Deverdics following a good move by Turnbull and Swailes and on 73 minutes Guiseley breathed a sigh of relief as Drench saved from his own player Dave Merris.
We knew Drench had to do something big and bold to get talked about and into shopping baskets," he said.
Drench played for the Sand grounders last season on loan from Morecambe, and Haig Avenue boss Gary Brabin is delighted with the latest development.
Southport were on the back foot from the start with a spectacular Jean-Paul Marna shot producing a stunning save from Steve Drench.
Morecambe boss Sammy McIlroy made wholesale changes to his line-up, handing goalkeeper Steven Drench and striker Jon Newby their first league starts of the season.
Teamwork and communication with their vet has helped a Ceredigion sheep farm to combat drench resistance in their flock as well as saving time and money.