Noun(1) an irregular arrangement of patches of color
Verb(1) mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained(2) colour with streaks or blotches of different shades
(1) the ship was not dull grey as distance had suggested, but a mottle of khaki and black and olive green(2) Cold Mountain was a mottle of colour, rising behind the house.(3) the ship was a mottle of khaki and black(4) People like the original glass, even if it does have a few mottles .(5) Juveniles and females are mottled brown with a dark bill and yellowish legs.(6) In summer their dappled shade doesn't overwhelm lawns and plants around them, and in winter, the bark is mottled .(7) As he got close to the woman, he could see only her face and her hair, and they were mottled with mud.(8) Genuine wrought iron usually has a pitted and mottled appearance, even if it has been cleaned.(9) The flesh is orange-yellow and mottled with red, with an almost peachlike texture.(10) Her calves, soles, toes, palms, and fingertips were dark red and mottled .(11) He was tall, with dark brown hair and green eyes mottled with flecks of brown.(12) The Upland Sandpiper is a black, brown, and white mottled bird with a long neck and tail and yellow legs.(13) The bald skin is mottled with age spots, which have gone crusty.(14) The shells of live lobsters are mottled green, blue and red.(15) Fluoride supporters believe the chemical helps cut tooth decay, but anti-fluoride groups claim it can cause a range of problems, from tooth mottling to cancer, and have threatened to mount a legal challenge on human rights grounds.(16) There was a bruise on her cheekbone and her forearms were mottled with them.
1. cloud ::
2. dapple ::
Different Formsmottle, mottled, mottles, mottling
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