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Pronunciation: /aspɛʀʒe/

Translation of asperger in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (Religion)asperger un cercueil/un malade/les fidèles d'eau bénite
    to sprinkle a coffin/a sick person/the congregation with holy water

also: s'asperger verbe pronominal

  • to splash oneself (de with)
    s'asperger le visage d'eau froide
    to splash one's face with cold water
    le vainqueur s'est aspergé de champagne
    the winner sprayed champagne all over himself
    il s'est aspergé en manipulant le tuyau d'arrosage
    he got sprayed by the hosepipe

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