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mottle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mottle

  1. a small area that is different (as in color) from the main part <canvases covered with streaks and mottles> Synonyms blotch, dapple, dot, eyespot, fleck, spot, patch, pip, point, speck, speckle, splotchRelated Words birthmark, freckle, mole; blob, blot, mark, smear, smudge, smutch, stain; spatter, splash; polka dot




mottle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mottle

  1. to mark with small spots especially unevenly <old papers that were mottled by mold> Synonyms blotch, dapple, dot, fleck, freckle, marble, spot, pepper, shoot, speck, speckle, splotch, sprinkle, stippleRelated Words blot, dye, stain; band, bar, streak, stripe; intersperse, set, stud; bespatter, spatter




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