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SPRINKLE





Definition:

  1. [noun] a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
    Synonyms: scattering, sprinkling

  2. [noun] the act of sprinkling or splashing water; "baptized with a sprinkling of holy water"; "a sparge of warm water over the malt"
    Synonyms: sprinkling, sparge

  3. [verb] distribute loosely; "He scattered gun powder under the wagon"
    Synonyms: scatter, dot, dust, disperse

  4. [verb] cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force; "She splashed the water around her"
    Synonyms: splash, splosh

  5. [verb] rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
    Synonyms: spit, spatter, patter, pitter-patter

  6. [verb] scatter with liquid; wet lightly; "Sprinkle the lawn"
    Synonyms: sparge, be

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