Synonyms of douse in English:

douse

(also dowse)

See US English definition of douse

See UK English definition of douse

See Spanish definition of sofocar

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