soak (something) off of (something else)

soak (something) off of (something else)

To remove something attached or adhered to the surface of something else by soaking it in some liquid. A noun or pronoun can be used either before or after "off." I have a big interview tomorrow, so I need to soak these rainbow-colored acrylic nails off of my fingertips.. I used a special acetone solution to soak those labels off the bottles.
See also: of, off, soak