sprinklingnoun [ C usually singular ]uk /ˈsprɪŋ.kəl.ɪŋ/ us /ˈsprɪŋ.kəl.ɪŋ/
figurative The audience were mainly women with a sprinkling (= a small number) of earnest-looking men.
(Definition of “sprinkling” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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