dousing 1 of 2

present participle of douse

dousing

2 of 2

verb (2)

variants also dowsing
present participle of douse
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as in dipping
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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“Dousing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dousing. Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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