A drench of rain.
Give my roan horse a drench.
An example of to drench is to pour water all over a paper plate.
An example of to drench is to force a cow to take medicine.
An example of a drench is a liquid medicine for a horse.
An example of a drench is a pouring of lemonade all over a shoe.
Just drenched in money.
Origin of drench
- Middle English drenchen to drown from Old English drencan to give to drink, drown dhreg- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Anglo-Saxon dreng warrior, soldier, akin to Icelandic drengr.