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besprent


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Besprent  \Be*sprent"\,  p.  p.  [OE.  bespreynt,  p.  p.  of 
  besprengen  bisprengen  to  besprinkle,  AS  besprengan  akin 
  to  D.  &  G.  besprengen  pref.  be-  +  sprengan  to  sprinkle.  See 
  {Sprinkle}.] 
  Sprinkled  over  strewed. 
 
  His  face  besprent  with  liquid  crystal  shines. 
  --Shenstone. 
 
  The  floor  with  tassels  of  fir  was  besprent. 
  --Longfellow. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  besprent 
  adj  :  sprinkled  over  "glistening  grass  besprent  with  raindrops" 
  [syn:  {sprinkled}] 




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