Examples of sprinkling in a Sentence
a sprinkling of fans showed up at the airport
just a sprinkling of experience with the computer program
Recent Examples of sprinkling from the Web
Here, too, a sprinkling of languages fills the balmy air.
Each day until then, here's an LSU sports fact (mostly football but with a sprinkling of other sports) that has a connection with the state of Texas or season openers:
A beige canvas shelter protected him from the sprinkling rain.
The style is thrift-store vintage, with a sprinkling of communist good cheer in a tale about a Soviet-era program.
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First Known Use of sprinkling
SPRINKLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sprinkling for English Language Learners
: a small amount that is sprinkled on something
SPRINKLING Defined for Kids
Definition of sprinkling for Students
: a very small number or amount a sprinkling of sugar
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