Definition of 'sprig'
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Serve garnished with the sprigs of parsley. The Sun (2015)Squeeze over a little lemon juice and add any leftover sprigs of rosemary. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Then add a bow or a sprig of holly. The Sun (2012)Serve garnished with small sprigs of basil. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Serve with small sprigs of fresh mint. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Roll a large basil leaf tightly around each rosemary sprig. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Garnish top of loaf with slices of tomato and a sprig of parsley. Cooking with Beans and PulsesSeason and add six sprigs of thyme. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Cutting sprigs of holly in spring will provide all the pruning they need. The Sun (2015)Serve cold with sprigs of fresh coriander. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Place a rosemary sprig on top of each piece of fish and lower the heat to medium. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Drain and serve with parsley sprigs as garnish. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Remove the leaves from half of the thyme sprigs and add to the pan with the garlic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Garnish with some fresh thyme sprigs and serve straight away. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Add the thyme and rosemary sprigs to the pan. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Small handful of parsley: leaves finely chopped and some sprigs for garnish. The Sun (2011)There is a troubling sprig of mistletoe in your hair, that you noticed only after showering. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Finally, garnish with small sprigs of dill and serve. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Set aside four good sprigs of parsley, discarding stalk. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A sprig of holly in our tum. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Strain into a bottle and drop in the garlic, chilli peppers and a small fresh sprig of basil. Planning the Organic Herb Garden (1986)Chop the needles from 1 of the rosemary sprigs and chop 4 of the basil leaves. Times, Sunday Times (2012)THE world's largest sprig of mistletoe was unveiled at Heathrow this week. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'sprig'
British English: sprig NOUN
A sprig is a small stem with leaves on it which has been picked from a bush or plant, especially so that it can be used in cooking or as a decoration.
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