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synonyms for sprinkling

  • scattering
  • smattering
  • admixture
  • dust
  • dusting
  • few
  • handful
  • lick
  • mixture
  • powdering
  • sprinkle
  • strain
  • taste
  • tinge
  • touch
  • trace
  • several

antonyms for sprinkling

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  • lot
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How to use sprinkling in a sentence

Then, after baking, an entire half-cup of butter is brushed into the loaves’ split tops that makes the cake supernaturally moist, and a sprinkling of sugar while still warm creates a sweet crusty top.
THE BEST LOAF CAKE RECIPES, ACCORDING TO EATER EDITORSEATER STAFFOCTOBER 29, 2021EATER
As a result, the ship’s only remaining fire pumps were taken offline, leaving the vessel’s firemain and foam sprinkling system non-functional.
THE NAVY RELEASED A SCATHING REPORT ABOUT THE FIRE ON THE USS BONHOMME RICHARDJEFF SCHOGOL/TASK & PURPOSEOCTOBER 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Even the smallest sprinkling of rain, like San Diego experienced on Monday, is often enough to close some local beaches because of the sewage flowing through the Tijuana River.
MORNING REPORT: COSTS CLIMBING FOR ANOTHER TROUBLED REAL ESTATE DEALVOICE OF SAN DIEGOJULY 27, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Drizzle with a little more olive oil, a sprinkling of fleur de sel and a squeeze of lemon, and serve.
HOW TO HOST A POST-VACCINE DINNER PARTY: MENU, TIPS, RECIPES AND MOREADAM ROBERTSJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Describing the page as his only social media account, he has a sprinkling of posts that include some behind-the-scenes moments at work and photos of scripture.
HOW HOLLYWOOD’S ‘JESUS’ JIM CAVIEZEL WENT FULL QANONCHEYENNE ROUNDTREEMAY 29, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Around the table were seated about twenty persons, amongst whom the usual sprinkling of sacerdotes was not wanting.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Take the plants up with care, sprinkling with water and keeping covered.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
It was not alone the slaying and offering of sacrifice, but also the sprinkling of blood that made atonement.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
On the left hand were a good sprinkling of popes, among people of all sorts and conditions, but all foreigners.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
They sink pits in the pathways of their game, covering them with light sticks and leaves and sprinkling earth over the whole.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SPRINKLING

  • ablution
  • baptismal
  • christening
  • debut
  • dedication
  • immersion
  • introduction
  • launching
  • lustration
  • purgation
  • purge
  • purification
  • rite of passage
  • ritual
  • sanctification
  • sprinkling
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