Besprinkling
Besprinkling Be*sprin"kling, n. The act of sprinkling anything; a sprinkling over. [1913 Webster]

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  • Besprinkling — Besprinkle Be*sprin kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Besprinkled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Besprinkling}.] To sprinkle over; to scatter over. [1913 Webster] The bed besprinkles, and bedews the ground. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • besprinkling — be·sprin·kle || bɪ sprɪŋkl v. sprinkle; scatter; spray onto a surface …   English contemporary dictionary

  • besprinkling — …   Useful english dictionary

  • κατασπείσεις — κατάσπεισις besprinkling with holy water fem nom/voc pl (attic epic) κατάσπεισις besprinkling with holy water fem nom/acc pl (attic) κατασπένδω pour as a drink offering aor subj act 2nd sg (epic) κατασπένδω pour as a drink offering fut ind act… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • περιρράνσεις — περίρρανσις lustral besprinkling fem nom/voc pl (attic epic) περίρρανσις lustral besprinkling fem nom/acc pl (attic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • Besprinkle — Be*sprin kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Besprinkled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Besprinkling}.] To sprinkle over; to scatter over. [1913 Webster] The bed besprinkles, and bedews the ground. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Besprinkled — Besprinkle Be*sprin kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Besprinkled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Besprinkling}.] To sprinkle over; to scatter over. [1913 Webster] The bed besprinkles, and bedews the ground. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • besprinkle — /bi spring keuhl/, v.t., besprinkled, besprinkling. to sprinkle (something) all over, as with water or a powder. [1400 50; late ME; see BE , SPRINKLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • besprinkle — mid 15c., from BE (Cf. be ) + SPRINKLE (Cf. sprinkle) (v.). Related: Besprinkled; besprinkling …   Etymology dictionary

  • ablution — n 1. cleansing, purification, purifying, depuration, depurating, purge, purging, mundifying, epuration, lustration, lustrating; decontamination, decontaminating, depollution, depolluting, sanitization, sanitizing, antisepsis; baptizing,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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