Synonyms of douse in English:

douse

(also dowse)

See definition of douse

verb

1‘a mob doused the thieves with petrol’

SYNONYMS

drench, soak, souse, saturate, drown, flood, inundate, deluge, wet, splash, slosh, hose down

2‘a guard doused the flames with a fire extinguisher’

SYNONYMS

extinguish, put out, quench, stamp out, smother, beat out, dampen down

blow out, snuff out

Scottish dout