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Definitions of sprinkle:
  • noun:   the act of sprinkling or splashing water
  • noun:   a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
  • verb:   scatter with liquid; wet lightly
    Example: "Sprinkle the lawn"
  • verb:   rain gently
    Example: "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
  • verb:   cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
  • verb:   distribute loosely
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #5218)

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