adjective \bi-ˈsprent\

Definition of BESPRENT

:  sprinkled over

Origin of BESPRENT

Middle English bespreynt, from past participle of besprengen to besprinkle, from Old English besprengan, from be- + sprengan to scatter; akin to Old English springan to spring
First Known Use: 14th century


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