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douse

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdousedouse, dowse /daʊs/ verb [transitive]  1 POURto stop a fire from burning by pouring water on it2 [+with/in]LIQUID to cover something in water or other liquid→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
douseThe woman douses back, and some one else flips at Doi-san with a washcloth.The other old ladies are cutting up, making jokes, and Doi-san douses one of them with a bucket of water.More of the reeking petrol was doused over him.An over-clumsy turn of the flame adjuster towards the low heat setting can douse the flame.They heard his screams and doused the flames before calling emergency services.He dropped a lighted match in his lap, tried to douse the flames with brandy, and turned into a fireball.One is prone to dousing the headlights accidentally while signaling.A slight breeze rose to cool his scalp, which had been sun-baked, then doused with water until it tingled.
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Verb table
douse
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydousedowse
he, she, itdousesdowses
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydouseddowsed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave doused
he, she, ithas doused
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad doused
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill douse
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have doused
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dousing
he, she, itis dousing
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you, we, theyare dousing
Past
I, he, she, itwas dousing
you, we, theywere dousing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dousing
he, she, ithas been dousing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dousing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dousing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dousing
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