There are 2 main translations of sprinkle in Spanish:

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sprinkle 1

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

transitive verb

  • 1.1 (scatter)to sprinkle something on somethingto sprinkle water on the plants
    rociar las plantas con agua
    to sprinkle sugar on something
    espolvorear algo con azúcar
    sprinkle the almonds on top
    esparza las almendras por encima
    Example sentences
    • At night she sprinkles a few drops of lavender oil on her pillow to help her sleep.
    • Toast the bread slices, one side only, pile the cheese on an untoasted side, sprinkle a few drops of milk on top of the cheese and grill until the cheese bubbles.
    • Once it has thickened, pour it over the fruit - sprinkle a little icing sugar over the custard to stop a skin forming.
    1.2 (cover)to sprinkle something/somebody with somethingsprinkle the board with flour
    espolvoree la tabla con harina
    he sprinkled the congregation with holy water
    roció a los fieles con agua bendita
    the sky was sprinkled with stars
    el cielo estaba salpicado or tachonado de estrellas [literary]
    they were sprinkling the roads with salt
    estaban echando sal en las carreteras
    Example sentences
    • Using a small spoon, sprinkle the surface with sago flour.
    • Once the pan was hot enough, I sprinkled the smooth surface with vegetable oil and started reheating yesterday's rice.
    • Pour the soup in bowls, sprinkle the surface with toasted sesame seeds, and serve with sesame crackers.

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