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Word: douse

Definition: plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse


More Vocab Words

::: quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
::: acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
::: corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood
::: protuberance - protrusion; swelling; bulge
::: surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
::: steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
::: jocund - merry
::: remonstrate - protest; objection; V. remonstrate: say in protest
::: unimpeachable - that cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
::: compromise - adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of; put into danger, disrepute, or a dishonorable position; Ex. compromise one's principle; N.