SPRIG MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Sprig Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A youth; a lad; -- used humorously or in slight disparagement.
  2. (n.) A brad, or nail without a head.
  3. (n.) A small shoot or twig of a tree or other plant; a spray; as, a sprig of laurel or of parsley.
  4. (n.) A small eyebolt ragged or barbed at the point.
  5. (v. t.) To mark or adorn with the representation of small branches; to work with sprigs; as, to sprig muslin.


Synonyms:
Branchlet, Twig,

• Sprigtail Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The pintail duck; -- called also sprig, and spreet-tail.
  2. (n.) The sharp-tailed grouse.


RECENT SEARCHES