Definition of dowse verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    dowse

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//daʊz//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they dowse
     
    he / she / it dowses
     
    past simple dowsed
     
    -ing form dowsing
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive] to look for underground water or minerals by using a special stick or long piece of metal that moves when it comes near water, etc.
  2. 2= douse
 
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