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English noun: sparge

1. sparge (act) the act of sprinkling or splashing water


SamplesBaptized with a sprinkling of holy water.
A sparge of warm water over the malt.


Synonymssprinkle, sprinkling


Broader (hypernym)watering


English verb: sparge

1. sparge (motion) agitate by introducing air or compressed gas


SamplesSparge the water.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)agitate, shake

2. sparge (change) scatter with liquid; wet lightly


SamplesSprinkle the lawn.


Synonymsbesprinkle, sprinkle


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)wet









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