Synonyms for Drenched:


all (adjective)
drenched in.
sodden (adjective)
watery (adjective)
dewy, rainy, Deluged, awash, wet, watery, Bathed, moist, Immersed, aqua, Irrigated, diluted.
wet (adjective)
rainy, soaking, moist, saturated, dewy, soppy, wet, sopping.


clammy, damp. drenched (noun)
saturated, drenched in, covered, soppy, soaking, sopping, wet, soaked, sodden.


flooded (verb)
imbued, drowned, soaked, engulfed, Sluiced, submerged, flooded, sloshed, Showered, Rinsed, Doused, swamped, saturated, inundated.

Other synonyms:

clammy, damp. Other relevant words:
covered, drenched in, damp, sopping, soppy, sodden.

Usage examples for drenched

  1. The men were drenched to the skin as soon as they started to attack. – From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917 by Philip Gibbs
  2. Having come upon a camping- ground with a protecting wall, such as are usually put up by Tibetans at their halting- places, we made ourselves comfortable for the night, notwithstanding the high wind and a passing storm of hail and rain, which drenched us to the skin. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  3. It was raining heavily, as Toto had guessed, and before they had reached the other end of the courtyard they were drenched – The Heart of Rome by Francis Marion Crawford