asperge


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asperge

(əˈspɜːdʒ)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) Also called: asperger an implement used for scattering holy water
vb (tr)
to shower or scatter with a liquid, esp holy water
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Le jeune, accuse de vol, a ete devetu, ligote, pendu par les chevilles, passe a tabac et asperge d'essence.
Apres avoir fait chauffer des pierres au feu, on les apporte au centre de la tente et on les asperge d'eau, ce qui cree de la vapeur dans la tente fermee.
4) Enfin, les trois autres articles etudies parlent d'un homme accuse d'avoir asperge d'acide deux Roms arrives d'Espagne deux mois plus tot.
aspa- as 'celui qui asperge les chevaux' (Kellens--Pirart 1988: 8), but later changed this to 'celui dont les chevaux s'eclaboussent' (Kellens 1991: 68; 1995: 72).
The healer then uses a nken plant dipped in medicine to asperge everyone present and the assistant rubs medicine on all foreheads.
4) Cependant, j'avance que meme apres que Serapion a asperge de l'eau benite sur le corps de la courtisane, sa puissance transgressive ne semble pas disparaitre.
For six weeks, they assessed our daughter only to tell us she might have Asperge syndrome.
El poseedor del dinero amargo se lo bebe, y el [especialista ritual] lo asperge sobre el dinero .
It is similarly unlikely that Antonio would be able to scoop the blood into a receptacle from which he would asperge an altar, in Hunter's formulation, even if the stage directions included an altar to be asperged, rather than the hearse of Andrugio; besides, the asperges at a Mass, black or otherwise, comes before the sacrifice, and the blood--whether of Christ or of a Black Mass sacrifice--would be quaffed rather than sprinkled.
Despues, en nombre de Jesus, el exorcista ordena al demonio salir de la persona poseida y lo asperge con agua bendita: --El afectado suele blasfemar, escupir, gritar y volver el estomago --explica el padre--.
La ligne de produits Bertolli inclut huit varietes differentes : poulet grille Alfredo; saucisse italienne et Rigatoni; crevettes et Linguine; ravioli aux epinards et a la ricotta; poulet Parmigiana et Penne; poulet et jardiniere de legumes; poulet roti et Linguine; et crevette penne et asperge.
As one postmodernist survivor in sub-Saharan African history later put it, she was unsettled by my "objectifying gaze" just as she was spearing her asperge fabian.