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
Drain canned fruit on paper towels before using; toss fresh fruit with a sprinkling of sugar.
Season each half with a sprinkling of salt and a couple grinds of pepper.
Season each half with a sprinkling of salt and a couple of grinds of pepper.
Scatter berries with a sprinkling of toasted sliced almonds.
The tacos receive a sprinkling of silkworms, while the soft-served ice cream cones come dipped in termite chocolate for a satisfying crunch, sans sprinkles.
The label was only launched in 2013, but its sprinkling of Hollywood...
Amanda’s famous hummus is beautifully garnished with fresh mint, oregano and parsley, thinly sliced watermelon radish and a sprinkling of sumac.
The Friday night crowd will hear modern country music that comes with a sprinkling of beach-party sizzle.
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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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