Sentence Examples with the word drenching

Clouds drifted away from a full moon, drenching the patio with soft lunar light.

There remained a short but muddy and drenching hike, only partially covered by the inadequate umbrella.

And we are enabled to apprehend at all what is sublime and noble only by the perpetual instilling and drenching of the reality that surrounds us.

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Standard fruit trees must be left to take their chance; and, indeed from the lateness of their flowering, they are generally more injured by blight, and by drenching rains, which wash away the pollen of the flowers, than by the direct effects of cold.

The year is divided into a wet and dry season, the former from January to June, when the hot days are followed by nights of drenching rain.

Let's get the hell out of this drenching rain.

Bathing and drenching willing or unwilling victims, dipping holy images in water, and otherwise disturbing springs and fountains (Frazer, Golden Bough, i.

And then the rain came, drenching the cabin as if a giant were emptying a huge bucket.

The world exploded into life, sucking the air from her lungs and drenching her.