(redirected from besprinkled)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
See: diffuse
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
His shade was cool: the world was besprinkled with amrta, happy and looking for shelter.
Colonel Keyes, however, after half an hour's oratory richly besprinkled with threats and language which we surmised was unfit for any lady's ears, managed to loosen the limpet-like attachment of our friends, and we pushed them out to join the throng on the ground [...].
his light attire plentifully besprinkled with ink, his spectacled face peeping out under an enormous, mushroom-shaped pith helmet, Kipling was a quaint-looking object'.
Finally, the penultimate verse of the hymn, verse 19, reiterates that Agni, himself here considered a "Kanva," whom the tribes revere and whom Manu has established as a light for the people, has been made to shine brightly, having been "besprinkled" (ni tvam agne manur dadhe jyotir janaya sasvate didetha kanva rtajata uksito yam namasyanti krstayah).
And yonder still stretches that silent Main, With many glancing ships besprinkled o'er: And earnest still I gaze and gaze again Upon the selfsame waves and friendly shore.
besprinkled with the scarlet horror" (675) serve to remind us specifically of Macbeth's morbidly recurrent mention of blood (as many as nine times in the Banquet Scene alone) before and after his confrontation with the ghost.
In black velvet besprinkled with sequins and carrying roses, she graced a reception in a Society drawing-room which was itself resplendent in Otago blue and yellow irises and nasturtiums; Lady Allen (C.
Why the unnecessarily convoluted sentences, besprinkled with confusing terms such as this: "Mind technologies ...