from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To soak (meat, for example) in a marinade.
- intransitive v. To become marinated.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To allow a sauce or flavoring mixture to absorb into something; to steep or soak something in a marinade to flavor or prepare it for cooking.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To salt or pickle, as fish, and then preserve in oil or vinegar; to prepare (food) by the use of marinade.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To salt or pickle, as fish, and then preserve in oil or vinegar.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. soak in marinade
Studies show that exercise helps your brain marinate in powerful, positive endorphins.
But Wednesday, casual golf fans can once again marinate in Woods.
Add the sliced red onion to let in marinate in the dressing.
Obviously Obama is pushing back to VP disclosure as much as possible to give this time to marinate, which is a great move.
My friends who are management consultants sometimes say they need to let ideas "marinate" -- let the breakup simmer and stew.
He let the idea marinate for a while and realized that it really wasn't all that bad.
It would have been nice to let Bush's two terms marinate a while before invoking Herbert Hoover and James Buchanan from the cellar of worst presidents.
One day after Mets manager Jerry Manuel said that he would "marinate" on the decision, he said he would let Perez make his next scheduled start.
Even though I've done them thousands of times, I mull them over in my head through the night, I kind of marinate in the ideas.
Scott Kieff & Kevin Rivette: "Congress — Let U.S. patent law 'marinate' before taking action" link