Sentence Examples


  • Keep a bucket of water nearby to douse the fire should it get out of hand.
  • Douse with a high-quality olive oil, a little lemon juice, and plenty of fresh herbs.
  • Just as water tends to douse the bright and aggressive nature of fire, in astrology, the water signs like Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces possess an emotional intensity that can almost restrict a fire sign such as Sagittarius.
  • Finally, douse your do with plenty of hair spray before heading out to your party.
  • Dragon: Douse the fire with a bit of caution and practice patience.