Definition of affuse in English:

affuse

verb

Christian Church
  • with object (Chiefly in pass.). Christian Church. To baptize (a person) by affusion.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin affūs-, past participial stem of affundere to pour on from af-, variant of ad- + fundere.

Pronunciation:

affuse

/əˈfjuːz/