freckled

adjective
freck·​led | \ ˈfre-kəld How to pronounce freckled (audio) \

Definition of freckled

: having freckles his freckled nose I knew this little girl. She looked like the freckled six-year-old in my mother's wallet. She felt like Pollyanna.— Lorene Cary

First Known Use of freckled

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of freckled was in the 15th century

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“Freckled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/freckled. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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