mottled


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mot·tled

 (mŏt′ld)
adj.
Spotted or blotched with different shades or colors.

mottled

(ˈmɒtəld)
adj
coloured with streaks or blotches of different shades
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mottled - having spots or patches of color
patterned - having patterns (especially colorful patterns)

mottled

Translations
يُنَقِّط بالألوان
kropenatýskvrnitý
spraglet
flekkóttur, dröfnóttur
margasmargaspalvis
lāsumainsraibs
škvrnitý
benekli

mottled

[ˈmɒtld] ADJ [egg] → moteado; [leaf, colour] → jaspeado; [marble] → jaspeado, veteado; [complexion, skin] → con manchas
mottled blue and whitemoteado/jaspeado de azul y blanco
mottled with browncon manchas marrones

mottled

[ˈmɒtəld] adjtacheté(e), marbré(e)

mottled

adjgesprenkelt; complexionfleckig; mottled brown and whitebraun und weiß gesprenkelt

mottled

[ˈmɒtld] adj (leaves, bird) → variopinto/a, variegato/a, screziato/a; (marble) → variegato/a; (animal) → pezzato/a, marezzato/a; (complexion) → a chiazze, chiazzato/a

mottled

(ˈmotld) adjective
marked with spots or patches of many colours or shades. mottled leaves.

mottled

a. moteado-a, descolorido-a.
References in classic literature ?
The mottled, pin-headed guinea-hens, always resentful of captivity, ran screeching out into the tunnel and tried to poke their ugly, painted faces through the snow walls.
Dropping his spade, he thrust both hands in, and drew out handfuls of something that looked like ripe Windsor soap, or rich mottled old cheese; very unctuous and savory withal.
The ex-waitress at Darch's Dining-rooms was absorbed in the contemplation of a large dish, containing a leathery-looking substance of a mottled yellow color, profusely sprinkled with little black spots.
Walking along the Strand, afterwards, and observing a hard mottled substance in the window of a ham and beef shop, which resembled marble, but was labelled 'Mock Turtle', I went in and bought a slab of it, which I have since seen reason to believe would have sufficed for fifteen people.
He had glittering eyes - small, keen, and black - and thin wide mottled lips.
He has not eaten," said Baloo, with a grunt of relief, as soon as he saw the beautifully mottled brown and yellow jacket.
Don Quixote turned all colours, which, on his sunburnt face, mottled it till it looked like jasper.
Sir," said the butler, turning to a sort of mottled pallor, "that thing was not my master, and there's the truth.
Even the old mottled glass couldn't help sending back a lovely image, none the less lovely because Hetty's stays were not of white satin--such as I feel sure heroines must generally wear-- but of a dark greenish cotton texture.
His face, which nature had colored with a glistening black, was now mottled with the cold, and his large shining eyes filled with tears; a tribute to its power that the keen frosts of those regions always extracted from one of his African origin.
The ambassador, at all events, had passed a bad night, and his faultlessly careful toilet only threw into relief the frigid rancor in his eyes and the mottled tones of his refined complexion.
He had honestly meant to undeceive the large blue mottled man, but somehow forgot about it.