dowsing : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n searching for underground water or minerals by using a dowsing rod
- v wet thoroughly
- v use a divining rod in search of underground water or metal
- v slacken
- v cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
- On that spot, according to the ancient art of "divining," "dowsing" or "water-witching," the rural landowner should sink his well.
- So did thousands of capitalists dowsing for new markets and investments in this promising territory.
- Every once in a while the worker saunters to the creek for a cool dowsing.
News & Articles
- Officials agree to disagree on dowsing
Staff photo by Neil Abeles • Atlanta water department employees Larry Benamin, left, is dowsing, that is, trying to find water and its direction of flow using, in this case, a piece of wire. Mike Burns, in the ditch looking, may need any help he can get.
July 3, 2013 - Texarkana Gazette