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British English: /ˈsprɪŋk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈsprɪŋk(ə)l/

Translation of sprinkle in French:


  • (of salt, herb, flour)
    pincée (f) (of de)
    a sprinkle of rain
    une petite averse (f)

also: sprinkles plural noun

transitive verb

  • 1to sprinkle something with somethingto sprinkle something on ou over something
    saupoudrer quelque chose de (salt, sugar)
    parsemer quelque chose de (herbs)
    to sprinkle something with water
    humecter quelque chose
    to sprinkle a cake with brandy
    humecter un gâteau de cognac
    to sprinkle oneself with talc
    se saupoudrer de talc
    to sprinkle a speech with quotations
    parsemer un discours de citations

also: sprinkled past participle adjective

  • sprinkled with
    saupoudré de (salt, sugar)
    parsemé de (herbs, flowers, quotations, mistakes)
Definition of sprinkle in:
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