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douse
[dous]
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [DOUSED, DOUS·ING.]
1.
to plunge into water or the like; drench: She doused the clothes in soapy water.
2.
to splash or throw water or other liquid on: The children doused each other with the hose.
3.
to extinguish: She quickly doused the candle's flame with her fingertips.
4.
Informal. to remove; doff.
VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT) [DOUSED, DOUS·ING.]
5.
to plunge or be plunged into a liquid.
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Douse definition, to plunge into water or the like; drench: She doused the clothes in soapy water. See more.

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Define douse: to plunge into water — douse in a sentence.

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douse definition, meaning, what is douse: to make something or someone wet by throwing a lot of liquid over it, him, or her: . Learn more.

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Douse often involves water, but you could also douse your French fries in ketchup. Douse can describe the act of extinguishing a candle, or even turning off a ...

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The singular form of the word dice It is a play on how mouse is the singular form of the plural mice, yet die is the singular form of dice.

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... origin, related to Swedish dunsa (“to plumb down, fall clumsily”), Danish dunse (“to thump”). Compare Old English dwǣscan (“to extinguish”) and douse below.

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Some dictionaries list douse and dowse as variants of each other, but in real- world usage they are mostly kept separate. To douse is (1) to plunge into liquid, ...

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