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dapples

noun
plural of dapple

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a small area that is different (as in color) from the main part
  • the clouds threw dapples of shadow over the eerily quiet street

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dapples

verb
present tense third-person singular of dapple

Synonyms of dapples (Entry 2 of 2)

to mark with small spots especially unevenly
  • sunlight dappled the canopy of vines over our heads

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“Dapples.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dapples. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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