: to drop or spread small pieces or amounts of something over something
: to put small drops of liquid on (someone or something)
: to rain lightly
: a light rain
: a small amount that is sprinkled on something
sprinkles : tiny candies that are put on top of a sweet food (such as ice cream)
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