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drouk

[ drook ]
/ druk /
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verb (used with object) Scot.
to wet thoroughly; drench.
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Origin of drouk

1505–15; <Old Norse drukna to be drowned; cognate with Old English druncnian to drown
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British Dictionary definitions for drouk

drouk

drook

/ (drʊk) /

verb
(tr) Scot to drench; soak

Word Origin for drouk

C16: of uncertain origin; compare Old Norse drukna to be drowned
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