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bouse

also bowse  (bouz)
v. boused, bous·ing, bous·es also bowsed or bows·ing or bows·es Nautical
v.tr.
To pull or hoist with a tackle.
v.intr.
To hoist.

[Origin unknown.]

bouse

(baʊz) or

bowse

vb
(Nautical Terms) (tr) nautical to raise or haul with a tackle
[C16: of unknown origin]

bouse


Past participle: boused
Gerund: bousing

Imperative
bouse
bouse
Present
I bouse
you bouse
he/she/it bouses
we bouse
you bouse
they bouse
Preterite
I boused
you boused
he/she/it boused
we boused
you boused
they boused
Present Continuous
I am bousing
you are bousing
he/she/it is bousing
we are bousing
you are bousing
they are bousing
Present Perfect
I have boused
you have boused
he/she/it has boused
we have boused
you have boused
they have boused
Past Continuous
I was bousing
you were bousing
he/she/it was bousing
we were bousing
you were bousing
they were bousing
Past Perfect
I had boused
you had boused
he/she/it had boused
we had boused
you had boused
they had boused
Future
I will bouse
you will bouse
he/she/it will bouse
we will bouse
you will bouse
they will bouse
Future Perfect
I will have boused
you will have boused
he/she/it will have boused
we will have boused
you will have boused
they will have boused
Future Continuous
I will be bousing
you will be bousing
he/she/it will be bousing
we will be bousing
you will be bousing
they will be bousing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bousing
you have been bousing
he/she/it has been bousing
we have been bousing
you have been bousing
they have been bousing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bousing
you will have been bousing
he/she/it will have been bousing
we will have been bousing
you will have been bousing
they will have been bousing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bousing
you had been bousing
he/she/it had been bousing
we had been bousing
you had been bousing
they had been bousing
Conditional
I would bouse
you would bouse
he/she/it would bouse
we would bouse
you would bouse
they would bouse
Past Conditional
I would have boused
you would have boused
he/she/it would have boused
we would have boused
you would have boused
they would have boused
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.bouse - haul with a tackle
cart, haul, drag, hale - draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
References in periodicals archive ?
As late as 1663 at the parish of Santa Eulalia Bouses, the entry in the marriage register for Maria Fernandez and Gonzalo Garcia states that they had already contracted marriage with palabras de presente, a promise of marriage in the present tense, which according to custom was sufficient to contact a legal marriage.
The Visitor to the parish of Santa Eulalia Bouses encountered a much more confusing situation.
Libro de Matrimonios, Santa Eulalia Bouses, Archivo Historico Diocesano de Ourense (AHDO), 27.