Meaning of water witch

wa'ter witch"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a person skilled at water witching; dowser.
  2. a witch believed to haunt lakes, ponds, etc.


Pronunciation: (wô'tur-wich", wot'ur-), [key]
— v.i.
  1. to practice water witching; work as a water witch.
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