Sperse
Sperse Sperse, v. t. To disperse. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • sperse — con·sperse; in·ter·sperse; sperse; …   English syllables

  • sperse — ˈspərs verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: by shortening archaic : disperse …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|ter|sperse — «IHN tuhr SPURS», transitive verb, spersed, spers|ing. 1. to vary with something put here and there; diversify with something at intervals: »He interspersed his narrative with many comments. The grass was interspersed with beds of flowers. 2. to… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • išperšti — 2 išper̃šti, ia, ìšperšė žr. 1 išperti 1: Tėvas ìšperšė vaikus už neklausymą Kp. Kai neklausysi, išper̃š kailį Skdt. Senis išperšė bobai kailį Kp. peršti; išperšti …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • enterspace — enterspace, sperse obs. var. of interspace, sperse …   Useful english dictionary

  • Insperse — In*sperse , v. t. [L. inspersus, p. p. of inspergere to sprinkle upon; pref. in in, on + spargere to sprinkle.] To sprinkle; to scatter. [Obs.] Bailey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intersperse — In ter*sperse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Interspersed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Interspersing}.] [L. interspersus interspersed; inter between, among + spargere to scatter. See {Sparse}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To scatter or set here and there among other things; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interspersed — Intersperse In ter*sperse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Interspersed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Interspersing}.] [L. interspersus interspersed; inter between, among + spargere to scatter. See {Sparse}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To scatter or set here and there among… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interspersing — Intersperse In ter*sperse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Interspersed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Interspersing}.] [L. interspersus interspersed; inter between, among + spargere to scatter. See {Sparse}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To scatter or set here and there among… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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