Examples of sprinkling in a Sentence
a sprinkling of fans showed up at the airport
just a sprinkling of experience with the computer program
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Eat köfte wrapped in a lettuce leaf with a sprinkling of herbs.
Fill with nuts and olives for snacking, or sea salt for sprinkling.
My solution: coarsely chopped parsley, a splash of sherry vinegar, a sprinkling of fried capers, and a handful of toasted walnuts, all mixed together in a simple salsa to be spooned on top.
Serve the soup with a dollop of yogurt, a sprinkling of fresh pomegranate seeds and freshly chopped cilantro.
Irrigating in the evening also can minimize evaporation, but avoid overhead sprinkling if foliar (leaf) diseases are a problem because leaves will remain wet longer than watering at dawn.
The diced tomato was well-seasoned with garlic, basil and a sprinkling of Romano cheese.
If swipes of creamy labneh, tangy pickled vegetables, and generous sprinklings of crunchy nuts and seeds are menu catnip to you, then you’re in the right place.
The ceremonial sprinkling of ashes is scheduled for 6:45 p.m. CT Sept. 30 at Tony Amos City Beach in Port Aransas, near Beach Access Road 1.
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First Known Use of sprinkling
Synonymscouple, handful, scatter, scattering, smatter, smattering, sprinkle, few
Antonymsarmy, crowd, flock, gazillion, horde, host, jillion, kazillion, legion, loads, many, mountain, multitude, oodles, scads, thousands, zillion
Related Wordsminority; atom, crumb, fragment, grain, iota, jot, modicum, molecule, particle, scrap, shred, tittle, whit
Near Antonymsmajority, most; abundance, excess, plenty, surplus; deal, gobs, heap, lot, mass, much, peck, pile, plenitude, plenty, pot, profusion, quantity, raft, reams, slather, slew, stack, wad, wealth
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