- To imbue or impregnate thoroughly: "The recollection was saturated with sunshine” ( Vladimir Nabokov). See Synonyms at charge. (verb-transitive)
- To soak, fill, or load to capacity. (verb-transitive)
- Chemistry To cause (a substance) to unite with the greatest possible amount of another substance. (verb-transitive)
- Saturated. (adjective)
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