Thesaurus / douche
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It was the first rational word since I had begun to dig, and it acted on Cumshaw like a douche of cold water.

The Lost ValleyJ. M. Walsh

Noon, douche, rubbing-sheet and sitz-bath; afternoon, packing-sheet and bath.

She continues the use of the cold bath and douche every day.

The douche is over in a few seconds, and may be enjoyed the year round, commencing in late Spring.

But like a douche of cold water upon the fainting patient came her next words, bringing him to with a kind of mental gasp.

He has also taken one douche at a hydrotherapeutic establishment, but expressed his dissatisfaction and vowed never to return.

A passage leads from the douche room to the attendants' room, by way of the laundry.

The Turkish BathRobert Owen Allsop

This cold air simply dropped straight down, after the manner of a douche, on candles and heads below.

The douche may be taken at the same time with the bath, or before, as is most convenient.

But, wherever a centre of ebullition declared itself the Government quenched the upheaval with a douche of Frei-Corps.

The New GermanyGeorge Young

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