Definition of Soakers

1. Noun. (plural of soaker) ¹



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Definition of Soakers

1. soaker [n] - See also: soaker

Lexicographical Neighbors of Soakers

so what
soak
soak the runner
soak through
soak up
soakage
soakages
soakaway
soakaways
soakcrust
soaked
soaked to the bone
soaked to the skin
soaken
soaker
soakers (current term)
soaking
soaking up
soaking wet
soakingly
soakings
soaks
soakt
soal
soals
soam
soams
soap
soap-opera
soap-operatic

Literary usage of Soakers

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Principles and Practice of Plumbing by Samuel Stevens Hellyer (1891)
"Step-Flashings, Secret Gutters, and soakers. 1. FOR keeping out the rain on the sides of sloping roofs, where the slates or tiles butt against brick walls, ..."

2. Principles and Practice of Plumbing by Samuel Stevens Hellyer (1891)
"Step-Flashings, Secret Gutters, and soakers. 1. FOR keeping out the rain on the sides of sloping roofs, where the slates or tiles butt against brick walls, ..."

3. Domestic Sanitary Engineering and Plumbing by Frank W. Raynes (1920)
"... General flashings 4 to 7 ,, „ „ Under flashings or soakers . . . 3 to 5 ,, ,, ,, Hip soakers 2 to 3 ..."

4. The Encyclopædia of Municipal and Sanitary Engineering: A Handy Working by William Henry Maxwell (1910)
"It is not necessary to use lead soakers of a heavier substance than 4 Ibs. ... The upstand of soakers should be covered with a hanging or cover flashing. ..."

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