Examples of spotted in a Sentence
the spotted tablecloth clashed with the stripes on the wallpaper
not surprisingly, the white cow and black bull had a spotted calf
Recent Examples of spotted from the Web
The Australian government has instituted a recovery plan for four species of handfish, and a captive breeding program for the spotted handfish was launched in September.
In an interview with Fader, Cardi B refused to confirm her relationship, even though the two were spotted holding hands and posted cute Instagram posts prior.
Holding Hands and Going Public -- Jan. 6 2017 Less than a week after making the relationship Instagram-official, the two were spotted holding hands while leaving their early afternoon workout.
Her defense of Sprouse comes after rumors the two are dating, which seemed likely as the two were spotted holding hands and kissing in July while at Entertainment Weekly‘s Comic-Con Bash in San Diego, California.
That same day, Meghan and Harry are spotted holding hands in public for the first time after catching The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime on London’s West End.
Design buffs note the bold temporary spotted wallpaper, gold accents, and the paper lantern lighting.
Species that live there include pygmy nuthatches, kangaroo rats, rough-skinned newts and northern spotted owls, according to a monument pamphlet.
Spotted bass and stripers continue to be active in Lewis Smith Lake above the dam, with most spots at 25 feet and more on main lake points and bars, most stripers at 45 feet and more around the main river channel.
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First Known Use of spotted
Synonymsdappled (also dapple), dotted, flecked, freckled, mottled, specked, speckled, splotchy, spotty, stippled, variegated
Related Wordsspangled; marbled, moiré (or moire), veined; chromatic, colored, colorful, motley, multicolored, multihued, polychromatic, polychrome, prismatic, rainbow, varicolored, variegated; blotched, blotchy, piebald, pinto, roan
SPOTTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of spotted for English Language Learners
: marked with spots
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