GRE Word List

DOUSE

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

The meaning of the word douse is plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse.

Random words

WordMeaning
gistessence; main point; substance
ovoidegg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate
anemiacondition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; ADJ. anemic
outcastone that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.
anviliron block used in hammering out metals
dingy(of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
purgeremove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
nutrientnourishing substance; ADJ: providing nourishment
assailassault
tumultcommotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly