Last modified on 30 October 2014, at 22:23

asperse

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EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

asperse (third-person singular simple present asperses, present participle aspersing, simple past and past participle aspersed)

  1. To sprinkle or scatter (liquid or dust).
  2. To falsely or maliciously charge another.

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QuotationsEdit

  • 2004: a hand in San Marco's font / aspersed him with foul canal water — Derek Walcott, The Prodigal, (Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2004) page 102

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ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

asperse

  1. third-person singular past historic of aspergere

asperse f

  1. plural form of asperso

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ParticipleEdit

asperse

  1. vocative masculine singular of aspersus