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specks

noun
plural of speck

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a small area that is different (as in color) from the main part
  • a lizard with specks of white against a green body

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2 a very small amount
  • not a speck of explanation to accompany the book's pictures

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specks

verb
present tense third-person singular of speck

Synonyms of specks (Entry 2 of 2)

to mark with small spots especially unevenly
  • dirt that had specked the windows of the factory for ages

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“Specks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/specks. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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