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sprinkle someone or something with something

to lightly cover someone or something with something by scattering or sprinkling. The storm sprinkled us with a few droplets of water and then blew over. Larry sprinkled his grapefruit with powdered sugar.
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sprinkle something on(to) someone or something

 and sprinkle something on
to scatter or dribble something onto someone or something. The minister sprinkled the water onto the baby. The cook sprinkled on a dusting of powdered sugar.
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Some of the sweet treats available at Sprinkles Gelato
Mi esposo me miro con sorpresa al ver mi preocupacion por Sprinkles.
Founded by Candace Nelson, judge on Food Network's hit show "Cupcake Wars," and husband Charles, Sprinkles has inspired long lines of devoted Hollywood stars and serious epicureans alike.
Sprinkles Dallas will also offer a new orange longhorn decoration, created exclusively for the Texas clientele.
More than 500 firefighters, police, family members and co-workers from American Medical Response, where Sprinkles worked 10 years, crowded his memorial service in September.
For those who knew Mike well, he was just a big teddy bear with a boisterous voice,'' said Mike Kirkland, who worked with Sprinkles at American Medical Response ambulance service.
However, a new breakthrough nutritional supplement called Supplefer Sprinkles is working to address this worldwide health issue.
Sprinkles, 37, of Lancaster had worked for 10 years for American Medical Response.
The beverage is topped with whipped cream for a balance of creaminess and red sugar sprinkles to offer a festive finishing touch.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, in Lancaster for an evening fundraiser, scheduled the meeting with Rosemary Sprinkles, whose husband, Michael Sprinkles, was killed Sept.
Co-workers of Lancaster resident Michael Sprinkles, a 37-year-old husband and father of two, were among the first to respond to the 6:30 a.
More than 1,000 standard-size cupcakes fly out of Sprinkles Cupcakes in Beverly Hills each day, with customers choosing from eight to 10 flavors out of the more than 20 in the store's repertoire.
Don't overlook the array of Halloween-theme pans, baking items, frostings, sprinkles, candy and even pumpkin-shaped baking pieces available at places like Target, Wal-Mart, Cost Plus and cake decorating supply stores.
Her rich and fudgy warm chocolate chip brownie sundae on the dessert menu is composed of a warm chocolate chip brownie topped with homemade espresso ice cream, cocoa sauce and little dark colored jewels of candied coffee sprinkles.
Don't forget the whipped cream, nuts, cherries and other assorted goodies (like sprinkles, candy pieces, cookie crumbles), where applicable.