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Main Entry: douse
Variant(s): also dowse /primarystressdaudots also primarystressdaudotz/
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): doused also dowsed; dous·ing also dows·ing
1 a : to stick into water b : to throw a liquid on
2 : to put out : EXTINGUISH <douse the lights>

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