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  • 1 Sprinkle — may be:People*Aaron Sprinkle (born c. 1970s), American musician producer *Annie Sprinkle (born 1954), American actor educator *Ed Sprinkle (born 1923), American football player *Jesse Sprinkle, American musician *R. Leo Sprinkle (born 1930),… …

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  • 2 Sprinkle — Sprin kle (spr[i^][ng] k l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sprinkled} ( k ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Sprinkling} ( kl[i^]ng).] [OE. sprenkelen, freq. of sprengen to sprinkle, to scatter, AS. sprengan, properly, to make to spring, causative of springan to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Sprinkle — ist der Name folgender Personen: Annie Sprinkle (* 1954), US amerikanische Prostituierte, Pornodarstellerin, Autorin, Performance Künstlerin Ed Sprinkle (* 1923), US amerikanischer American Football Spieler Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten:… …

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  • 4 Sprinkle — Sprin kle, v. i. 1. To scatter a liquid, or any fine substance, so that it may fall in particles. [1913 Webster] And the priest shall . . . sprinkle of the oil with his finger seven times before the Lord. Lev. xiv. 16. [1913 Webster] 2. To rain… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 sprinkle — sprin·kle vt sprin·kled, sprin·kling: spray Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. sprinkle …

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  • 6 sprinkle — (v.) late 14c. (implied in sprinkled), frequentative of sprenge (see SPRING (Cf. spring) (v.)) or via M.Du., M.L.G. sprenkel spot, speck, from PIE root * (s)preg to jerk, scatter (Cf. L. spargere to scatter, sprinkle ). The meaning rain lightly… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 sprinklė — sprinklė̃ scom. (4) menk. kas godžiai ryja, springsta, besotis: Čia rysi kaip ir sprinklė̃! Kp …

    Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • 8 Sprinkle — Sprin kle, n. 1. A small quantity scattered, or sparsely distributed; a sprinkling. [1913 Webster] 2. A utensil for sprinkling; a sprinkler. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 sprinkle — vb *spot, spatter, mottle, fleck, stipple, marble, speckle, spangle, bespangle …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 sprinkle — [v] scatter, disseminate baptize, christen, dampen, dot, dredge, dust, freckle, mist, moisten, pepper, powder, rain, shake, shower, smear, speck, speckle, spit, spot, spray, spritz, squirt, strew, stud; concepts 179,222,256 Ant. collect, gather …

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  • 11 sprinkle — ► VERB 1) scatter or pour small drops or particles over. 2) scatter or pour (small drops or particles) over an object or surface. 3) distribute something randomly throughout. ► NOUN ▪ a small amount that is sprinkled. ORIGIN perhaps from Dutch… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 sprinkle — [spriŋ′kəl] vt. sprinkled, sprinkling [ME sprinklen, akin to Ger sprenkeln: see SPARK1] 1. to scatter (water, sand, etc.) in drops or particles 2. a) to scatter drops or particles upon; cover or strew with a sprinkling b) to dampen before iro …

    English World dictionary

  • 13 sprinkle — /spring keuhl/, v., sprinkled, sprinkling, n. v.t. 1. to scatter (a liquid, powder, etc.) in drops or particles: She sprinkled powder on the baby. 2. to disperse or distribute here and there. 3. to overspread with drops or particles of water,… …

    Universalium

  • 14 sprinkle — sprin|kle1 [ˈsprıŋkəl] v [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Perhaps from Middle Dutch sprenkelen] 1.) [T] to scatter small drops of liquid or small pieces of something sprinkle sth with sth ▪ Sprinkle the top with cheese. sprinkle sth on/over sth ▪ I… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 sprinkle — I UK [ˈsprɪŋk(ə)l] / US verb [transitive] Word forms sprinkle : present tense I/you/we/they sprinkle he/she/it sprinkles present participle sprinkling past tense sprinkled past participle sprinkled * 1) to shake small amounts of a liquid or a… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 sprinkle — sprin|kle1 [ sprıŋkl ] verb * 1. ) transitive to shake small amounts of a liquid or a substance such as sugar over the surface of something: Sprinkle soy sauce on the chicken. Sprinkle the grated cheese over the pasta, and serve. a ) used about… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 sprinkle — 1 verb 1 (T) to scatter small drops of liquid or small pieces of something: sprinkle sth on/over sth: She sprinkled perfume on the pillow. | sprinkle sth with sth: Sprinkle the pasta with cheese. 2 be sprinkled with jokes/quotations etc to be… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 sprinkle — verb ADVERB ▪ lightly ▪ evenly ▪ liberally (often figurative) ▪ The screenplay is liberally sprinkled with jokes. PREPOSITION …

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  • 19 sprinkle — [ˈsprɪŋk(ə)l] verb [T] to shake small amounts of a liquid or a substance such as sugar over the surface of something Sprinkle the chicken with soy sauce.[/ex] Sprinkle the grated cheese over the pasta, and serve.[/ex] sprinkle noun [singular] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 20 sprinkle — 01. We [sprinkled] bits of chocolate on the cake. 02. [Sprinkle] herbs on the meat, and coat with oil before cooking. 03. The priest [sprinkled] water on the baby s head. 04. They [sprinkled] bits of feta cheese on the salad. 05. Turn the …

    Grammatical examples in English