meaning of besprinkle

besprinkle meaning in General Dictionary

To sprinkle up to scatter over

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  • scatter with fluid; wet softly
  • To sprinkle more than; to scatter over.

besprinkle meaning in Etymology Dictionary

mid-15c., from be- + sprinkle (v.). Relevant: Besprinkled; besprinkling.


besprinkle meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To sprinkle over; to scatter over.


Sentence Examples with the word besprinkle

There was a fountain or spring so arranged as to besprinkle those who trod unwarily on the valve which opened it.

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