- a diseased, discolored spot or area on a plant.
- a disease so characterized, usually accompanied by cankers and lesions.
verb (used with object)
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Example sentences from the Web for blotch
It followed a warning about a “red blotch disease” in the grape industry.
Elected last year as a reformer, Lightfoot already has some blotches on her own record.When Is a Meeting Not a Meeting and a Lawmaker Not a Lawmaker? When It’s Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago.|by Mick Dumke|September 24, 2020|ProPublica
Alcohol often causes the skin to become red and blotched, and tobacco gives it a dingy and unhealthy appearance.First Book in Physiology and Hygiene|J.H. Kellogg
Her eggs number two, of light buffish to clay-brown ground colour, blotched and spotted with blackish-brown and grey.Birds' Nests, Eggs and Egg-Collecting|Richard Kearton
The sepals are veined with deeper lilac and blotched with orange.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits|Mary Elizabeth Parsons
The three to five eggs have a grayish ground color and are profusely specked and blotched with gray and brownish.Bird Guide: Land Birds East of the Rockies|Chester A. (Chester Albert) Reed
The veins in his blotched face stood out as he glared down at her while he adjusted himself to this latest threat.The Sheriff's Son|William MacLeod Raine