Definition of besprinkle in English:


Line breaks: be|sprin¦kle
Pronunciation: /bɪˈsprɪŋk(ə)l


[with object] literary
Sprinkle all over with small drops or amounts of a substance: he saw his master besprinkled with blood
More example sentences
  • His vesture was dabbled in blood - and his broad brow, with all the features of the face, was besprinkled with the scarlet horror.
  • He staggered against the rock, and felt it chill and damp; while a hanging twig, that had been all on fire, besprinkled his cheek with the coldest dew.
  • The very inclusions of the various accusations of Witchcraft, which besprinkle the book, are seemingly against the scientific mindset of the times.

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