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bespeckle

[bih-spek-uh l]
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verb (used with object), be·speck·led, be·speck·ling.
  1. to speckle.
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Related Words for bespeckled

mottle, sprinkle, stud, pepper, speckle, stipple, speck, blotch, spot, fleck, dot, besprinkle, bespeckle, freckle, variegate, flake, patch, mosaic, dapple, dab

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Historical Examples of bespeckled

  • The dark sky above was bespeckled with a myriad of stars, and a cool night breeze swept over Roger's cheek.

    Infinite Intruder

    Alan Edward Nourse


Word Origin and History for bespeckled

bespeckle

v.

c.1600, from be- + speckle. Related: Bespeckled; bespeckling.

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