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brin·dle

 (brĭn′dl)
n.
1. A brindled color.
2. A brindled animal.

[Back-formation from brindled.]
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brindle

(ˈbrɪndəl)
n
1. (Animals) a brindled animal
2. (Colours) a brindled colouring
[C17: back formation from brindled]
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brin•dle

(ˈbrɪn dl)

n.
1. a brindled coloring.
2. a brindled animal.
adj.
[1670–80; back formation from brindled]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.brindle - having a grey or brown streak or a pattern or a patchy coloring; used especially of the patterned fur of cats
patterned - having patterns (especially colorful patterns)
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