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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of splashing water; The act of lightly showering water in baptism (rare); A light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby; A small number (of something) dispersed haphazardly.

Usage examples (38)
  • A sprinkling of grey at his temples
  • Verb (used with object) : She sprinkled powder on the baby. ,to sprinkle a lawn
  • Verb (used without object) : It may sprinkle this evening
  • "Your sprinkling is all wrong," he complained next. for more
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