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sprinkle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sprinkle

  1. 1 a light or fine rain decided it was not worth carrying an umbrella for just a sprinkle Synonyms of sprinkle mist, mizzle, drizzleWords Related to sprinkle precipitation, rainfall, showerNear Antonyms of sprinkle cloudburst, deluge, downpour, storm; rainstorm, thunderstorm; monsoon

  2. 2 a small number received only a sprinkle of suggestions for the name of the school mascot Synonyms of sprinkle couple, handful, scatter, scattering, smatter, smattering, few, sprinklingWords Related to sprinkle minority; atom, crumb, fragment, grain, iota, jot, modicum, molecule, particle, scrap, shred, tittle, whitNear Antonyms of sprinkle majority, most; abundance, excess, plenty, surplus; deal, gobs, heap, lot, mass, much, peck, pile, plenitude, plenty, pot, profusion, quantity, raft, reams, slather, slew, stack, wad, wealthAntonyms of sprinkle army, crowd, flock, gazillion, horde, host, jillion, kazillion, legion, loads, many, mountain, multitude, oodles, scads, thousands, zillion


sprinkle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sprinkle

  1. 1 to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on sprinkle the newly seeded lawn with water Synonyms of sprinkle bestrew, dot, pepper, sow, spot, spray, scatter, strewWords Related to sprinkle blanket, drizzle, dust; stud; dapple, fleck, speckle, stipple; bespatter, spatter

  2. 2 to mark with small spots especially unevenly sprinkled the cake with bits of coconut Synonyms of sprinkle blotch, dapple, dot, fleck, freckle, marble, mottle, pepper, shoot, speck, speckle, splotch, spot, stippleWords Related to sprinkle blot, dye, stain; band, bar, streak, stripe; intersperse, set, stud; bespatter, spatter



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