besprent

adjective be·sprent \ bi-ˈsprent \

Definition of besprent

archaic
:sprinkled over

Origin and Etymology 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


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