Sprinkled the buns with flour.
The confectioner sprinkled icing sugar over the cakes.
The confectioner sprinkled the cakes with icing sugar.
It sprinkled outside all day long.
He decorated the Christmas card with a sprinkle of glitter.
Sprinkled sugar on the cereal.
Sprinkled his speech with quotations.
Sprinkled jokes throughout the speech.
Origin of sprinkle
- Middle English sprenklen perhaps of Middle Dutch or Middle Low German origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition