- 1.1 (scatter)to sprinkle sth
onsth to sprinkle water on the plants rociar* las plantas con agua to sprinkle sugar on sth espolvorear algo con azúcar sprinkle the almonds on top esparza las almendras por encimaMore example sentences1.2 (cover)to sprinkle sth/sb
- 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.
withsth sprinkle 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 [literario/literary] they were sprinkling the roads with salt estaban echando sal en las carreterasMore 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.
Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.