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blotch

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verb \ˈbläch\

Definition of blotch

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to mark or mar with blotches



Examples of blotch

  1. <blotched the bedroom walls with various shades of blue to give them a textured effect>

  2. <my pen leaked and blotched my shirt pocket>



1604

First Known Use of blotch

1604

Rhymes with blotch


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blotch

noun

Simple Definition of blotch

  • : a usually dark-colored spot especially on the skin

Full Definition of blotch

  1. 1 :  imperfection, blemish

  2. 2 :  a spot or mark (as of color or ink) especially when large or irregular

blotch·i·ly play \ˈblä-chə-lē\ adverb
blotchy play \ˈblä-chē\ adjective

Examples of blotch

  1. blotches on the tree's leaves

  2. <a dog with a single small blotch of black>



Origin of blotch

perhaps blend of 1blot and 3botch


First Known Use: 1619


Medical Dictionary

blotch

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noun \ˈbläch\

Medical Definition of blotch

  1. :  a discolored patch on the skin <the face and neck were covered with large reddish blotches>

  2. blotch transitive verb
    blotchy \-ē\play adjective





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