Sprinkle

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Definition

to sprinkle (pepper) onto (a steak): to scatter, to dust, to strew, to powder (pepper) onto (a steak)
verb

a sprinkle (of chilli powder): a small quantity, a dash, a pinch (of chilli powder)
noun

sprinkles (on a cake): multicolored pieces of sugar (used to decorate cakes, etc.)
noun

Examples

  • "The videos reveal that traces of anthrax were sprinkled onto our bluefin tuna steaks."
  • "Cheese and sprinkles!"
  • "-I wouldn't expect more than a few sprinkles."

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