Definition of 'sprinkling'
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Top with the vanilla cream and a sprinkling of icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Spoon over sufficient vinaigrette and add a sprinkling of chives. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Smear the top side of the fish with a generous sprinkling of sea salt. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The sprinkling of sugar on top is probably to mask the humdrum blandness. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Add a sprinkling of spring onions and spoon the seasoned sauce around the potatoes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Serve with a good sprinkling of sea salt. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My mum liked strawberries with a sprinkling of caster sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Scatter with the remaining mint and add a sprinkling more salt and pepper if wanted. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Add a sprinkling of sugar and cook until dissolved. The Sun (2012)Finish with a drizzle of olive oil and sprinkling of sea salt. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Spoon the butter into a shallow bowl and place the sea salt into a small dish for sprinkling. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Add a sprinkling of chopped parsley. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It's incredibly romantic after a sprinkling of snow. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They need a little sprinkling of stardust to turn Midland industry into gold. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They bring a much-needed sprinkling of stardust in these hard times. The Sun (2009)At least the riders get the small sprinkling of Stardust there is. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Spoon over sufficient vinaigrette, add a generous sprinkling of finely snipped chives and the eggs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Both have a sprinkling of lighter and darker hues, subtleties that come when a house has mellowed over centuries. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Organisers are promising a magical weekend of ice sculptures and outdoor entertainment, ironically with a sprinkling of snow guaranteed. The Sun (2010)It would put the final sprinkling of stardust on an incredible sporting year in the UK. The Sun (2012)There was no such luck yesterday, and not much sprinkling of stardust, either. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The rocky ridge, which only had a thin sprinkling of snow here and there, became somewhat wider. A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)Leave to cool, cut into strips and either store with a light sprinkling of cornflour in an airtight container or roll up and wrap up for presents. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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