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splotch

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noun \ˈspläch\

Definition of splotch

  1. :  spot, blotch

splotchy

play \ˈsplä-chē\ adjective

Examples of splotch in a sentence

  1. <the bleach left a small white splotch on my shirt>

Origin and Etymology of splotch

perhaps blend of spot and blotch


First Known Use: 1601


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splotch

transitive verb

Definition of splotch

  1. :  to mark with a splotch :  cover with splotches

Examples of splotch in a sentence

  1. <ink from a leaking pen had badly splotched his shirt pocket>

1654

First Known Use of splotch

1654


SPLOTCH Defined for English Language Learners

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splotch

play
noun \ˈspläch\

Definition of splotch for English Language Learners

  • : a large spot or mark of dirt, paint, etc.



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