Definition of water divining in US English:

water divining

noun

  • The action or practice of searching for underground sources of water using a divining rod or similar technique.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Human Nature. From water + divining, probably after water diviner.

Pronunciation

water divining

/ˈwɔːtə dɪˌvʌɪnɪŋ/