dapple definition

  • noun:
    • Mottled or spotted tagging, as on a horse's coat.
    • An individual area.
    • An animal with a mottled or spotted epidermis or coat.
    • A mottled marking, typically in groups.
    • An animal with a mottled or noticed skin or layer.
    • one of many places on a dappled animal.
    • an area; a dot; one of several different places, since on an animal's skin or layer.
    • A dappled horse.
    • a little contrasting element of something
  • verb-transitive:
    • To mark or mottle with places.
    • To variegate with spots; to identify.
  • adjective:
    • Having a mottled or spotted skin or layer, dappled.
    • Marked with spots of various shades of shade; spotted; variegated.
  • verb:
    • To mark or be marked with mottling or spots.
    • colour with lines or blotches various shades
  • others:
    • Marked with places; spotted; variegated with dots of different colors or colors of color: because, a dapple horse.
    • to identify; variegate with places.

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