drizzle

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drizzle
  • noun
    Light rain falling in very fine drops. (Scotland will be cloudy with patchy drizzle)
    (in cooking) a thin stream of a liquid ingredient trickled over food. (raw mushrooms, thinly sliced and served with lemon, a little salt, and a drizzle of olive oil)
    verb
    Rain lightly. (it's started to drizzle)
    (in cooking) trickle a thin stream of (a liquid ingredient) over food. (drizzle the clarified butter over the top)

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