dappled

adjective dap·pled

Definition of dappled

  1. :  marked with small spots or patches contrasting with the background <a dappled fawn>

Examples of dappled in a sentence

  1. <a forest that was vibrant with the dappled foliage of autumn>

15th Century

First Known Use of dappled

15th century

Variants of dappled

or less commonly

dapple

Other Animal Husbandry Terms


DAPPLED Defined for English Language Learners

dappled

adjective dap·pled

Definition of dappled for English Language Learners

  • : marked with many spots of color or light



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