Definition of Sprig. Meaning of Sprig. Synonyms of Sprig

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Definition of Sprig

Sprig
Sprig Sprig, n. [AS. sprec; akin to Icel. sprek a stick. Cf. Spray a branch.] 1. A small shoot or twig of a tree or other plant; a spray; as, a sprig of laurel or of parsley. 2. A youth; a lad; -- used humorously or in slight disparagement. A sprig whom I remember, with a whey-face and a satchel, not so many years ago. --Sir W. Scott. 3. A brad, or nail without a head. 4. (Naut.) A small eyebolt ragged or barbed at the point.
Sprig
Sprig Sprig, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sprigged; p. pr. & vb. n. Sprigging.] To mark or adorn with the representation of small branches; to work with sprigs; as, to sprig muslin.
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Sprigtail Sprig"tail`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The pintail duck; -- called also sprig, and spreet-tail. [Local, U.S.] (b) The sharp-tailed grouse. [Local, U.S.]

Meaning of Sprig from wikipedia

- Sprig may refer to: Sprig (agriculture), a type of plant cutting used for propagation Sprig (character), a fictional character from the Grey Griffins...
- Udemy, a large online education company, and was co-founder and CEO of Sprig, a food delivery company. He began his career working for Accenture and...
- Sprig Muslin is a Regency romance novel by Georgette Heyer. The story is set in 1813. Sir Gareth is a noted Corinthian and has been a confirmed bachelor...
- Acacia, commonly known as the wattles or acacias, is a large genus of shrubs and trees in the subfamily Mimosoideae of the pea family Fabaceae. Initially...
- creatures. She soon meets and befriends an adventurous 10-year-old frog named Sprig Plantar who will guide her to be a true hero while discovering the first...
- Mentha (also known as mint, from Gr**** μίνθα míntha, Linear B mi-ta) is a genus of plants in the family Lamiaceae (mint family). The exact distinction...
- Sprigging is the planting of sprigs, plant sections cut from rhizomes or stolons that includes crowns and roots, at spaced intervals in furrows or holes...
- months if carefully frozen. Fresh thyme is commonly sold in bunches of sprigs. A sprig is a single stem snipped from the plant. It is composed of a woody...
- The Sprig of Thyme, The Seeds of Love, Maiden’s Lament, Garners ****, Let No Man Steal Your Thyme or Rue (Roud #3) is a traditional British and Irish folk...
- alcohol by volume Rum Served On the rocks; poured over ice Standard garnish sprig of mint (Yerba buena in the original recipe), slice of lime Standard drinkware...
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