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Definitions by Wordnik

  1. (verb-transitive) To soak (meat, for example) in a marinade.
  2. (verb-intransitive) To become marinated.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. Studies show that exercise helps your brain marinate in powerful, positive endorphins. - Amy Ahlers: Top Ten Ways To Stay Inspired In A Tough Economy
  2. But Wednesday, casual golf fans can once again marinate in Woods. - Networks hope Woods' return brings casual viewers back to golf
  3. Add the sliced red onion to let in marinate in the dressing. - A Simple NiƧoise Salad
  4. Obviously Obama is pushing back to VP disclosure as much as possible to give this time to marinate, which is a great move. - Another Obama Ad Slams McCain Over Houses Gaffe
  5. My friends who are management consultants sometimes say they need to let ideas "marinate" -- let the breakup simmer and stew. - The Full Feed from


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