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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -dowse-, *dowse*
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
dowse[VI] ใช้ไม้กระทุ้งหาแหล่งน้ำ, See also: สำรวจแหล่งน้ำ / เกลือแร่, Syn. prospect

CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
DOWSE    D AW1 S

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
dowse    (v) (d au1 s)
dowsed    (v) (d au1 s t)
dowser    (n) (d au1 s @ r)
dowses    (v) (d au1 s i z)
dowsers    (n) (d au1 s @ z)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (4 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Dowse \Dowse\, v. t. [Cf. 1st {Douse}.]
     1. To plunge, or duck into water; to immerse; to douse.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. [Cf. OD. doesen to strike, Norw. dusa to break.] To beat
        or thrash. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Dowse \Dowse\, v. i.
     To use the dipping or divining rod, as in search of water,
     ore, etc.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Adams had the reputation of having dowsed successfully
           for more than a hundred wells.           --Eng. Cyc.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Dowse \Dowse\, n.
     A blow on the face. [Low] --Colman.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  dowse
      n 1: searching for underground water or minerals by using a
           dowsing rod [syn: {dowse}, {dowsing}, {rhabdomancy}]
      v 1: wet thoroughly [syn: {douse}, {dowse}]
      2: use a divining rod in search of underground water or metal
      3: slacken; "douse a rope" [syn: {douse}, {dowse}]
      4: cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot
         face" [syn: {drench}, {douse}, {dowse}, {soak}, {sop},
         {souse}]

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