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strew

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strew

  1. to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on <sidewalks strewed with trash left by the parade watchers> Synonyms bestrew, dot, pepper, sow, spot, spray, sprinkle, scatterRelated Words blanket, drizzle, dust; stud; dapple, fleck, speckle, stipple; bespatter, spatter





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