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sprinkle

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈsprɪŋkl/
to gently drop small pieces of something over a surface: Sprinkle the cake with sugar before serving.Spreading and scattering
sprinkling noun [no plural] a small amount of a powder or liquid that has been sprinkled on a surface: a sprinkling of pepper/snowCoverings and layersSpreading and scattering
Translations of “sprinkle”
in Korean 뿌리다…
in Arabic يَرُشّ, يَنْثُر…
in French saupoudrer, asperger…
in Turkish saçmak, serpmek, ekmek…
in Italian spruzzare, cospargere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 灑, 撒…
in Russian обрызгивать, посыпать…
in Polish posypywać…
in Spanish esparcir…
in Portuguese salpicar…
in German streuen, besprenkeln…
in Catalan empolvorar, ruixar…
in Japanese (~を)~にちりばめる, まく, ふりかける…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洒, 撒…
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