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dowse

Definition of dowse

  1. variant of douse




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dowse

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verb \ˈdau̇z\

Simple Definition of dowse

  • : to search for an underground supply of water by using a special stick that leads you to it

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dowse

dowsed

dowsing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to use a divining rod

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to find (as water) by dowsing

Origin and Etymology of dowse

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1691


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