look like a drowned rat

look like a drowned rat

to be very wet, especially because you have been in heavy rain I had to cycle home in the rain and came in looking like a drowned rat.
See also: drown, like, look, rat
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HE may look like a drowned rat but this furry fella is actually a born surfer, according to his owner.
When I was younger and first played senior rugby, he said when I came out of the showers I used to look like a drowned rat - and the name just stuck.