checkered

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check·ered

 (chĕk′ərd)
adj.
1. Divided into squares.
2. Marked by light and dark patches; diversified in color.
3. Characterized by shifts in fortune or dishonorable acts: a checkered career.

check•ered

(ˈtʃɛk ərd)

adj.
1. marked by numerous shifts or changes: a checkered career.
2. marked by dubious episodes: a checkered past.
3. marked with squares.
4. varigated in color or shading.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.checkered - patterned with alternating squares of color
patterned - having patterns (especially colorful patterns)
2.checkered - marked by changeable fortune; "a checkered business career"
changeful, changeable - such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency to change; "changeable behavior"; "changeable moods"; "changeable prices"
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