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douse

verb

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to rid oneself of (a garment)
  • In those days a gentleman would douse his hat when going indoors.
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douse

verb
variants: also dowse

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1 to cause to cease burning
  • You should douse the campfire before leaving in the morning.
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2 to make wet
  • The heavy rains thoroughly doused the tourists strolling the town streets.
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3 to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • Douse the grapes in water to remove any grit.
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