spray (someone or something) with (something)

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spray (someone or something) with (something)

To cover, coat, or soak someone or something with a stream of some mist or liquid. My parents kept spraying us with bug repellant the whole time we were camping. It got so hot that we had to spray the roads with water to keep the asphalt from melting.
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spray someone or something with something

to coat someone or something with a mist or stream of liquid. The elephant sprayed us with water. I sprayed the fence with white paint. He sprayed himself with some of the cologne.
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"Had I been smoking, the window would have been down and the male would have sprayed us with acid to get in the car."
'In the meantime, Muhammad Yousaf came there and started uttering abusive words for Younas and then he shot him wounded with AK 47 assault rifle', he maintained, saying that the attacker also sprayed us with bullets but we miraculously escaped.
"He then made us go into a bathroom, sprayed us with water and turned the lights off before we were individually taken out into the living room," she said.
"We were delivering assistance at the border and someone sprayed us with bullets.
Then one of the men sprayed us with water twice, this wasn't very enjoyable at all.
As they came down they screamed and sprayed us with them all day.
Many shouted abuse at us, and at one point a group of children, aged 7-8 years, took a hose and sprayed us with water as we passed a settlement.
In another incident, they poured a bucket of urine on me and returned me to the cell, and when the officers came I filed a complaint and so they took me outside and forced me and the rest of the prisoners to strip out of our cloths and then they sprayed us with water."
Don Jose chanted and sprayed us with cold alcoholic spirits, then warmed us with liquid fire sprayed through the candle.
We puffed forlornly on our narghilehs in sub-zero temperatures as speeding cars sprayed us with muddy rain water.
His aircraft banked violently and, in doing so, sprayed us with fuel.
When I was at Manchester United, I remember one particularly nasty incident when a fan sprayed us with a canister of acid after we arrived at Anfield for a game with Liverpool.
He told detectives one of the men "sprayed us with pepper spray" his dad's fiancee "couldn't see and I got some in my throat".