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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: dowse(0.01498 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to dowse.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: wet thoroughly [syn: douse]
2: use a divining rod in search of underground water or metal
3: slacken; “douse a rope” [syn: douse]
4: cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; “souse water on his hot
face” [syn: drench, douse, soak, sop, souse]
n : searching for underground water or minerals by using a
dowsing rod [syn: dowsing, rhabdomancy]
English → English (gcide)
Dowse \Dowse\, v. t. [Cf. 1st Douse.]
1. To plunge, or duck into water; to immerse; to douse.
2. [Cf. OD. doesen to strike, Norw. dusa to break.] To beat
or thrash. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
Dowse \Dowse\, v. i.
To use the dipping or divining rod, as in search of water,
Adams had the reputation of having dowsed successfully
for more than a hundred wells. --Eng. Cyc.
Dowse \Dowse\, n.
A blow on the face. [Low] --Colman.