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sodden (adj.)

"soaked or softened in water," 1820, earlier "resembling something that has been boiled a long time" (1590s), originally "boiled" (c. 1300), from Old English soden "boiled," strong past participle of seoþan "to cook, boil" (see seethe). For sense evolution from "heat in water" to "immerse in water" compare bath.

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Definitions of sodden from WordNet

sodden (adj.)
wet through and through; thoroughly wet;
the speaker's sodden collar
Synonyms: soppy
From wordnet.princeton.edu