soak (someone) to the bone

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soak (someone) to the bone

To make someone extremely or completely wet, especially through their clothing. Jane soaked the other kids to the bone with the garden hose. I hope the kids get home soon, or that rain is going to soak them to the bone!
See also: bone, soak
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Day 2 saw the group hike to Shira 1 Camp (3,508m) across the Shira Ridge, while Day 3 saw a deluge that soaked them to the bone on the way to Moir Hut (4,166m).