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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Forked stick that is said to dip down to indicate underground water or oil; Someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water.

Usage examples (37)
  • The dowser Temnais was quiet after all her boasting.
  • The dowser never claimed she could make Meninx well.
  • “Thank you, Elias,” she finally says to the old dowser.
  • We followed the dowser like so many goslings after a goose. for more
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