douse

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Synonyms for douse

put out

Synonyms for douse

to plunge briefly in or into a liquid

to make thoroughly wet

to cause to stop burning or giving light

Synonyms for douse

put out, as of a candle or a light

wet thoroughly

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dip into a liquid

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immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate

lower quickly

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slacken

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CAIRO, September 1, 2011 (WAFA) -- President of the Turkish Parliament's Political Committee Zaki Douser Thursday affirmed, during a visit to Cairo, Turkey's support of the Palestinian bid to seek UN recognition of a Palestinian state, saying that it would be a historical moment for Palestinians and the entire world.
Then there was the douser who dangled a pendulum over bottles of white powder to find the right cure.
John Gosden told me to get a water douser to keep the woodchip moist but I told him we have a natural one here in the West Of Scotland
Eight fire tenders, two water dousers, and more than a dozen firefighters managed to bring the situations under control and put out the fire.
Four fire dousers bought recently by the administration have gone out of order.