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speckle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of speckle

  1. a small area that is different (as in color) from the main part <the cat has a speckle of orange right at her whiskers> Synonyms blotch, dapple, dot, eyespot, fleck, mottle, patch, pip, point, speck, spot, splotchRelated Words birthmark, freckle, mole; blob, blot, mark, smear, smudge, smutch, stain; spatter, splash; polka dot




speckle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of speckle

  1. to mark with small spots especially unevenly <speckled the cookies with colored sugar> Synonyms blotch, dapple, dot, fleck, freckle, marble, mottle, pepper, shoot, speck, spot, splotch, sprinkle, stippleRelated Words blot, dye, stain; band, bar, streak, stripe; intersperse, set, stud; bespatter, spatter




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